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2019-01-23

APCRG is now a member of EBA

From now on, Association of Pharmaceutical Companies Representatives in Georgia is a member of European Business Association.

More information about EBA can be found on their website. 

2018-11-20

Seminar on Competition Dynamics and Pharmaceutical Sector

Irakli Margvelashvili, Executive Director of the Association of Pharmaceutical Companies Representatives, attended the seminar on "Competition Dynamics and Pharmaceutical Sector" orginised by the Georgian Competition Agency. The above mentioned seminar was attended by Mr. Nodar Khaduri, the Chairman of the Competition Agency, representatives of the healthcare pharmaceutical sector,  the Ministry of Health and representatives of different NGOs.

2018-09-12

New member of APCRG - Acino Pharma AG (Swiss Confederation) in Georgia

APCRG members general meeting has accepted and validated membership request submitted by the Georgian representation of the company "Acino Pharma AG" (Swiss Confederation). More information about company and it's international operations can be seen on company website.

2018-09-06

WHO Seminar on pharmacovigilance issues

On 22-24rd of August, a World Health Organization seminar was held at the Training Center of the Ministry of Health and Labour on pharmacovigilance issues.  16 persons (representatives of different companies) from the APCRG took part in the seminar. Photo materials can be found on the link. 

2018-07-18

APCRG participation in the International Conference - Georgia Against Counterfeiting and Piracy

On behalf of APCRG, Mr. Irakli Margvelashvili, Executive Director of the Association participated in the  International Conference "Georgia Against Counterfeiting and Piracy" orginized by The National Intellectual Property Center of Georgia Sakpatenti And The Commercial Law Development Program (CLDP) U.S. Department of Commerce. (Batumi, 12-13 July). Photo materials can be found on the link.

2018-05-24

APCRG Management - Board Election

On May 21st, General Meeting of APCRG members have elected members of APCRG Board. Following persons have been elected as Board members:
M. Khetsuriani (Servier), M.Asatiani (ROCHE), M.Maisuradze (Astra Zeneca), G.Pirtskhalaishvili, Z. Charkviani (Gedeon Richter).
On the position of Board Chairman has been elected Mr. Grigori Pirtskhalaishvili.

2018-03-12

APCRG organizes panel session on Adam Smith Conference (February 28th, 2018, Moscow, Russian Federation)

On February 28th, 2018 APCRG has organized panel session in Association Office and has joined Adam Smith Conference in Moscow via skype connection live channel. In Tbilisi studio were invited following guests: Ilona Kokiashvili (Executive Director of Distributor's Association), Nino Dzhibgashvili(Chief Expert, Regulatory Affairs, Country Consultant on Regulatory Affairs, Pharmaceutical Research Associates Georgia), Grigori Pirtskhalaishvili (Head of Representative Office, Sandoz, Chairman, Association of Pharmaceutical Companies Representatives in Georgia) Irakli Margvelashvili (Executive Director, APCRG). Session was organized by APCRG following the request received form Adam Smith Institute representatives who has expressed Adam Smith Conference high interest to the pharmaceutical market and pharmaceutical industry development in Georgia.
2017-11-14

MoU Signing ceremony with University of Georgia

The event dedicated to the International Day of Pharmacist, was held on November 3rd  at the University of Georgia (Alasania), where our Association signed a Memorandum of Understanding.

At the event, the Executive Director of APCRG delivered a presentation about the role of pharmacists for University students.

Photo materials can be found on the link.

2017-06-08

New member of APCRG - "Astellas Pharma Europe B.V"

APCRG members general meeting has accepted and validated membership request submitted by the Georgian representation of the company "Astellas Pharma Europe B.V." (the Netherlands). More information about company and it's international operations can be seen on company website.

2017-05-19

New comprehensive online platform on falsified medicines

The International Federation of Pharmaceutical Manufacturers and Associations - IFPMA has posted a new online platform on its website to combat counterfeit (falsified) medicines.

The platform includes various resources that IFPMA has created over the years, both independently and with partner organizations.

The link of the Platform can be found here.