29th March, 2017
Office of International Regulatory Affairs
Pharmaceutical Safety and Environmental Health Bureau
Yoshihiko Sano, Deputy Director (ext. 4232)
Fumihito Takanashi, Deputy Director (ext. 4224)
Tel: +81-3-3595-2431 (Direct)
To the press
The 2nd Japan - India Medical Products Regulation Symposium to be held in Tokyo
“The 2nd Japan - India Medical Products Regulation Symposium” is to be held in Tokyo on 24th April, 2017 (Mon). In this symposium, following the first symposium held in New Delhi (India) in May last year, we will share the best practices in the regulation of pharmaceuticals and medical devices in both India and Japan and discuss the international regulatory harmonization and cooperation. Through these activities, we aim to improve the level of regulatory systems in both countries as well as to facilitate the regulatory compliance by industries.
The organization of the symposium and the process for registration is as follows.
- 1. Host: (Japan) MHLW (Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare)/
PMDA (Pharmaceutical and Medical Device Agency)
(India) MHFW (Ministry of Health, Family and Welfare)/
CDSCO (Central Drugs Standard Control Organization)
- 2. Support:
(Japan) JPMA (Japan Pharmaceutical Manufacturers Association),
JFMDA (Japan Federation of Medical Devices Association),
FPMAJ (Federation of Pharmaceutical Manufacturers’ Associations of JAPAN),
OPMA (Osaka Pharmaceutical Manufacturers Association),
FICCI（Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry）
- 3. Date: 24th April 2017 (Mon) 9:30-17:20 (Tentative Program is Attached 1)
- 4. Venue: Nihonbashi Life Science Building
Overall Session and Pharmaceutical Session: 2F Hall 201
Medical Device Session: 10F Room 1004
(Address) 2-3-11, Nihonbashi-Honcho, Chuo-ku, Tokyo
(URL) https://www.nihonbashi-lifescience.jp/en/# (the right side in this page)
(Interpreter) English-Japanese simultaneous
- 5. Process for participation registration
Registration was closed due to reaching the limit.
Planned number of participants:200
Participation fee: No charge
Deadline for registration: 10th April, 2017 (Mon)
Enquiry point: Fumihito Takanashi, Office of International Regulatory Affairs
Pharmaceutical Safety and Environmental Health Bureau, MHLW
Tel: +81-3-3595-2431 (Direct) or please use the Email above
Ref: The result of the 1st Japan - India Medical Products Regulation Symposium (May 2016) – Japanese only but you can download the presentation slides in English at the bottom of the page.
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