The International Society for Pharmacoepidemiology (ISPE) is dedicated to advancing the health of the public by providing a global forum for the open exchange of scientific information and for the development of policy, education, and advocacy for the field of pharmacoepidemiology, including such area as pharmacovigilance, drug utilization research, comparative effectiveness review, and therapeutic risk management. Pharmacoepidemiology is the science that applies epidemiologic approaches to studying the use, effectiveness, value and safety of pharmaceuticals. ISPE members are employed by the pharmaceutical industry, academic institutions, government agencies, non-profit and for-profit private organizations. With members in 53 countries and national chapters in Argentina, Belgium, Denmark, and the Netherlands, ISPE provides an international forum for sharing knowledge and scientific approaches to foster the science of pharmacoepidemiology.
- President: Brigitte Azzi
- Secretary: Aya Hammouda