Programme

Accreditation

FIP’s World Congress of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences is accredited by the countries listed below.

Participants wishing to apply for continuing education credits should note verification codes during the course of each session and make a declaration of their session attendance via the link that will be published on this page, before 1 October 2020. After this deadline it will NOT be possible anymore to apply for continuing education credits. 

  • In order to obtain ACPE credits (The United States-based accreditation), please apply here (the link will be provided during the FIP Congress).
  • For all other countries listed below, please apply here (the link will be provided during the FIP Congress).

Austria

The congress sessions of the FIP World Congress 2020 are automatically accredited in Austria, as agreed with the ÖAK (Österreichische Apothekerkammer – Federal Chamber of Pharmacists, number F20191102). Austrian participants are advised to note the verification codes during the course of each session and declare their session attendance via the specific link that will be published on our website after the congress.

Japan

The 2020 FIP congress is accredited by Council on Pharmacists Credentials (CPC) in Japan. The CPC providers award one point per 90 minutes of session, with a maximum of 3 points per day. However, please note that the specific counting policy may depend on providers in Japan and we advise the participants to contact them for precise information. Japanese participants are advised to note the verification codes during the course of each session and declare their session attendance via the specific link that will be published on our website after the congress.

Netherlands

The congress sessions are accredited by the Royal Dutch Association for the Advancement of Pharmacy (KNMP) for community pharmacists. They can list their participation in PE-online on the basis of the hours of attendance. The Registration Committee will honour these continuing education hours (max. 20 hours). Dutch participants are advised to note the verification codes during the course of each session and declare their session attendance via the specific link that will be published on this website after the congress.

North Macedonia (Republic of)

The 80th international congress of FIP is recognized as a valid form of continuing education by the Pharmaceutical Chamber of Macedonia according to the Chamber’s legal act.

Norway

The International FIP Congress is recognised as a valid form of continuing education by the Norwegian Pharmacists’ Association.  Participants are entitled to a maximum of 10 FEVU points.

Portugal

The 80th international congress of FIP is recognised as a valid form of continuing education by the Portuguese Pharmaceutical Society with a total of 2,8 Continuous Professional Development Credit Points. Portuguese participants are advised to note the verification codes during the course of each session and declare their session attendance via the congress website.

United States of America (ACPE)

FIP is an ACPE-accredited provider of continuing pharmacy education. Participants wishing to be awarded with ACPE credits should note the verification codes during the course of each session and declare their session attendance via the specific link on this page before 1 October 2020. After this date it is NOT possible anymore to apply for continuing education credits. When registering for the congress, please indicate your date of birth and your NABP number. After CPE units are processed by the ACPE and National Association of Boards of Pharmacy, pharmacists will be able to login to a comprehensive electronic profile via the CPE monitor. Please note that only selected sessions are accredited. The list will be available during the FIP Congress.