INDIAN PHARMACOPOEIA COMMISSION
(Ministry of Health & Family Welfare)
Sector 23, Raj Nagar, Ghaziabad (UP) – 201002
F. No. IPC /E/SC/4/2016 Dated: 27th June, 2016
Subject: Reconstitution of Scientific Body & other Scientific Committees- Partnering for Global Excellence through Stakeholder Engagement – Regarding.
The Indian Pharmacopoeia Commission (IPC) is an Autonomous Body, set up under the Ministry of Health & Family Welfare primarily with the objective of periodically updating of the Indian Pharmacopoeia, the book of standards for the drugs; the National Formulary of India, the book of reference on the drugs; and other related tasks such as preparing, certification and distribution of Reference Substances; National Co-ordination centre for the Pharmacovigilance Programme of India; testing of the new drugs and review of Technical dossier of Drugs for purpose of monograph development for the Indian Pharmacopoeia; and skill development of professions involved relevant fields. It promotes rational use of generic medicines. The IPC is on path of evolving as a modern scientific institution.
2. Applications are invited, as per the details contained in advertisement, (PDF copy attached) from experts from various disciplines of science and technology connected with standards setting, who have the relevant merit, competence and willingness to devote their time to the work as Members in the Scientific Body and other Scientific Committees of Indian Pharmacopoeia Commission for a tenure of five years.
3. The applications in the prescribed format, (copy attached) must be sent so as to reach the undersigned latest by 1st August, 2016