The following links and downloads have been provided to help find a variety of information relevant to our business. We use it ourselves to train our staff or to reference when writing guidelines or procedures improving our quality systems.
The following organizations are source-referenced for obtaining recent guidelines or best
ISPE is the worlds largest non-profit society for pharmaceutical professionals. Its very active Nordic affiliate, based in Copenhagen, organizes a Community of Practices, as well as conferences in key pharmaceutical fields.
The general ISPE homepage and the ISPE Community of Practice homepage:
Odin, of which QPharma is a member, is a collaboration between academia (Chemometrics and Spectroscopy Group, Department of Food Science, University of Copenhagen) and local industrial partners. It provides high-quality training and support members.
QPharma is a member of the ASTM E55 committee,
that is dedicated to writing international standards for process control, design and performance, as well as for quality acceptance/assurance tests for the pharmaceutical manufacturing industry.
The Controlled Release Society (CRS) is an international organisation serving 3,000 members in more than 50 countries – two-thirds industry and one-third academia and government.
The American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists provides an international forum for scientists to share knowledge and enhance their health research. The AAPS offers scientific programs, education and professional development, as well as opportunities for networking.
Federal Drug Administration
European Medicines Agency
The Medical Products Agency (MPA) is the Swedish national authority responsible for regulating and overseeing the development, manufacturing and marketing of drugs and other medicinal products.