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Tel Number:   +27 71 568 1188
Email Address:   info@fundisa-academy.com
Fundisa African Academy of Medicines Development - Specialised in Pharmaceutical workshops in Western Cape, Cape Town

CURRENT PROJECTS

Digital Health Africa 2024 (DHA-2024): The Future of Healthcare on the Continent:

International Workshop hosted by Fundisa African Academy for Medicines Development, together with Stellenbosch University (School for Data Sciences and Computational Thinking and Division of Clinical Pharmacology) and Pharmacometrics Africa.

This workshop will offer an overview on recent advancements in digital health, telemedicine, and artificial intelligence within Africa's healthcare sector and their transformative potential on the future of healthcare in Africa. This event is designed to be a dynamic forum for collaboration and networking among local stakeholders and international partners to promote knowledge exchange and mutual growth.

(for information on both events: info@fundisa-academy.com)

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Regulatory capability enhancement:

Fundisa African Academy of Medicines Development is strongly involved in a regulatory talent-building initiative for regulators in African Medicines Regulatory Agencies driven by SAHPRA, MCAZ (Zimbabwe) and Ghana FDA, together with Pharmacometrics Africa NPC, the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, WHO, and other stakeholders.

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Education and Training in Pharmaceutical Medicine, Medicines
Development and Regulation for Scientists Worldwide:

Recognising the importance of education and training in medicines development and regulation and the various initiatives in this field worldwide, Fundisa African Academy of Medicines Development participates in a Research Project with the journal "Frontiers in Pharmacology" on this topic.

Submissions of publication manuscripts are very welcome

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International Symposium (CMMS-2023): 09 December 2023

International Symposium (CMMS-2023) hosted by Fundisa African Academy for Medicines Development, together with Stellenbosch University (School for Data Sciences and Computational Thinking and Division of Clinical Pharmacology) and Pharmacometrics Africa.

The Cross-Disciplinary Mathematical Modelling Symposium was held as virtual event on Saturday of 9 December 2023. The aim was to bring together scientists from totally different disciplines to talk about concepts and applications of mathematical modelling and simulation. The symposium was attended by up to around 100 delegates, with speakers from the fields of quantum computing, personalised medicine, pharmacoeconomics, agriculture, climate change and epidemiology.

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Fundisa African Academy of Medicines Development

There is a critical skills gap on the African continent in medicines development and regulatory sciences. Aligned with this need, Fundisa African Academy of Medicines Development has been established in 2014 with the mission to provide leadership and to promote teaching and capability enhancement in these disciplines in South Africa and other African countries.

Using the strong local and international professional networks of its Directors, this aim is accomplished by:



Fundisa African Academy of Medicines Development (FAAMD) is registered as a non-profit Company (Companies and Intellectual Property Commission of South Africa (CIPC), NPC 2014/104973/08; PBO 930054211), and is based in Cape Town, South Africa.