Announcement for 13 Wits Pharmacology Congress Awards

On behalf of the SASBCP, TOXSA, Servier, Boehringer Ingelheim & Lasec, we invite you to participate for the following 13 awards:

  • 1x Novartis Pharmacology Educator Award
  • 6x Servier Award for Best Oral Presentations and Best Posters in both Clinical and Basic Pharmacology
  • 4x Boehringer Ingelheim Best Pharmacology Publication  (Basic & Clinical) Awards for 2013 & 2014.
  • 2x Lasec Award for Best Oral Presentations and Best Posters in Toxicology

1st Announcement for Wits Pharmacology Congress 2015

The Wits Division of Pharmacology will be hosting the annual Pharmacology congress in association with the South African Society of Basic and Clinical Pharmacology (SASBCP) and Toxicology SA (TOXSA)

Date: 31 August 2015 – 03 September 2015
Venue: The Wits Club, West Campus, Braamfontein
Link: Wits Pharmacology Congress 2015

Please find the attached announcement here: Wits Pharmacology Congress 15 1st Announcement and forward to all interested parties in your networks.


Congratulations to our SASBCP SERVIER Award Winners


Clinical Pharmacology Award

1st Prize

Saiyuri Nair – The Impact of the Introduction of an Enantiomer of an Already Marketed Racemic  Pharmaceutical Product on Drug Utilization and Market Share in the South African Pharmaceutical Market.

2nd Prize

Mwila Mulubwa – Bone density and renal function markers in tenofovir exposed and non‐exposed black South African women.

3rd Prize

Sadiyya Ahmed-Hassen – Building a Decision‐Tree Analysis Model as a Tool for Cost Comparison of MRSA Management in CMJAH.

Basic Pharmacology Award

1st Prize

Mone Mouton – The long‐lasting effects of early‐life administration of methamphetamine on depressive‐like behaviour in stress‐sensitive rats.

2nd Prize

Zeenat Ismail – Novel imidazo[1,2‐a] pyridines as potential anti‐leukaemic agents

3rd Prize

Thulani Mahlangu – Clotrimazole and its interaction with synthetic 
β‐haematin formation

WCP2014 IPSA Award Winners

Congratulations to our IPSA Award Winners.


Clinical Pharmacology Award

Muhammed Vally – Prescribing error in a paediatric ward at a teaching hospital in Johannesburg

Basic Pharmacology Award

Werner Cordier –  An in vitro mechanistic evaluation of the hepatotoxic properties of Solanuma culeastrum.


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