The Fifth All-Russian Pharmaceutical Olympics- the education project of the Association of the Russian Pharmaceutical Manufacturers will take place in Moscow region in January 2017.
Preparation for the Olympics has started with lectures by the leading pharmaceutical companies in the State Humanities and Technology University in Orekhovo-Zuyevo. The Olympics will take place in this university as well. The lectures were given by ARPM Director General, Ph.D., Victor Dmitriev, Deputy director of the Russian Association of Pharmacies, Ph.D., Nelly Ignatova, Acting director of IMS Health Russia, Ph.D., Mariya Denisova.
The Pharmaceutical Olympics is the educational project of the Association of the Russian Pharmaceutical Manufacturers that is held once in two years. The past Olympics were held in Moscow, Yaroslavl, Kazan, St. Petersburg. The 2015 Olympics gathered together 140 studies from 26 regions of Russia, Belarus, and Kazakhstan.
The project is aimed to identify the best pharmaceutical, chemical, technology students in order to find and train potential staff for pharmaceutical production. It also helps to evaluate the quality of education and methods of education, as well as helps to develop educational systems with respect to current needs of the industry.