Call for Papers

Call for Papers and Participation

The Pharmaceutical Unit of ATINER is organizing its 10th Annual International Conference on Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, 1-4 May 2023, Athens, Greece sponsored by the Athens Journal of Health and Medical Sciences.

The aim of the conference is to bring together academics and researchers from all areas of pharmaceutical sciences and other related fields. Theoretical and empirical research papers will be considered. In previous conferences, discussions have included a wide range of topics, such as: Drug Discovery & Design, Drug Analysis, Drug Delivery, Novel Technologies & New Developments, Pharmacognosy, Pharmacology, Pharmaceutical Chemistry, Public Health & Pharmacy Practice, Cardiovascular Disease, Cancer, Diabetes, Infection and Transmitted Diseases, Nanomedicine & Nanobiotechnology, Obesity, Nutrition, History of Pharmacy and Medicine, Public Policy Issues, and the Economics of Drugs, etc. Participants have come from 44 different countries (Albania, Algeria, Australia, Austria, Brazil, Cameroon, Canada, China, Colombia, Denmark, Egypt, Finland, France, Germany, Jordan, India, Indonesia, Iran, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Jordan, Kingdom of Bahrain, Libya, Macau, Malaysia, Mexico, Nigeria, Oman, Pakistan, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, South Korea, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, Turkey, UAE, UK and USA).

Consistent with the theme of ATINER’s small academic events, all programs may include a few sessions on current topics in education and research.

Fee structure information is available on

Special arrangements will be made with a local hotel for a limited number of rooms at a special conference rate. In addition, a number of special events will be organized: A pragmatic symposium (as organized in Ancient Athens but fine tuned to synchronous ethics), a special one-day educational island tour, a Mycanae and island of Poros visit, an Athens educational walking tour, an one-day visit to Delphi and an Ancient Corinth and Cape Sounion visit. Details of the social program are available here.

Please submit an abstract (email only) to:, using the abstract submission form  by 3 October 2022 to: Dr. Robert Sindelar, Head, Pharmaceutical Unit, ATINER & Professor and Dean Emeritus Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, The University of British Columbia, Canada. Abstracts should include the following: Title of Paper, Full Name (s), Affiliation, Current Position, an email address, and at least 3 keywords that best describe the subject of your submission. Decisions are reached within 4 weeks.

If you want to participate without presenting a paper, i.e. organize a stream, chair a session, review papers to be included in the conference proceedings or books, contribute to the editing of a book, or any other contribution, please send an email  to Dr. Gregory T. Papanikos, President, ATINER (

The association was established in 1995 as an independent world association of Academics and Researchers. Its mission is to act as a forum where Academics and Researchers from all over the world can meet in Athens, in order to exchange ideas on their research, and to discuss future developments in their disciplines.

The organizing and hosting of International Conferences and Symposiums, the carrying out of Research, and the production of Publications are the basic activities of ATINER.  Since 1995, ATINER has organized more than 400 International Conferences and other events, and has published close to 200 books. In 2012, the Association launched a series of conference paper publications (click here), and at the beginning of 2014, it introduced its own series of Journals (click here).

Academically, the Association is organized into 6 Divisions, 35 Units & 8 Centers.  Each Unit organizes at least an Annual International Conference, and may also undertake various small and large research projects.

Academics and Researchers are more than welcome to become members and to contribute to ATINER’s objectives. If you would like to become a member, please download the relevant form (membership form). For more information on how to become a member, please send an email to: