IMSN Members

As of 2016, IMSN participating members are:

Argentina


Asociacion Argentina de Farmaceuticos de Hospital
Associate IMSN member

  • Delegates
    Pamela Bertoldo, Secretary
    Marcela Rousseau
  • Contact
    Secreteria
    Asociacion Argentina de Farmaceuticos de Hospital
    Tel 011-155-4122870
    Julio A Roca 751 2o Piso, C1067ABC
    Buenos Aires
    Email : fvg@aafhospitalaria.org.ar

Australia


The Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care
2016 Full IMSN member

  • Delegate
    Neville Board, Director, eHealth and Medication Safety

Brasil


Instituto para Práticas Seguras no Uso de Medicamentos (ISMP-Brasil)
2016 Full IMSN member

  • Delegates
    Mario Borges Rosa, President
    Tânia Azevedo Anacleto, Scientific Director

Canada


Institute for Safe Medication Practices Canada (ISMP-Canada)
2016 Full IMSN member

  • Delegates
    David U, President & CEO
    Sylvia Hyland, Vice President
    Julie Greenhall

China


Chinese Pharmaceutical Association
IMSN member

  • Delegate
    Fang Liu
  • Contact
    Fang Liu, Senior pharmacist, MD, MSc
    Department of Pharmacy,Peking University Third Hospital
    Room 509, Building of Pharmacy
    No.49,Hua Yuan Bei Road,Haidian District
    Beijing,100191,China
    Tel 861082266682
    Fax 861082265740
    Email : liufang8-111@163.com

Colombia


ACQFH (Colombian Society of Hospital Pharmacists)
2016 Full IMSN member

  • Delegates
    Ismael Basto, President
    Fabian Beltran
  • Contact
    ACQFH (Colombian Society of Hospital Pharmacists)
    Tel 571-603-0303 Ext. 5145
    Calle 119 No. 7 - 75 Bogota, DC
    Colombia -
    Email : ismael.basto@fsfb.org.co

Denmark


Styrelsen for Patientsikkerheds læringsenhed
Danish Patient Safety Authority

2015 Full IMSN member

  • Delegates
    Dr. Annemarie Hellebek, Head of Unit for Quality and Patient Safety in the Capital Region of Denmark
    Pia Knudsen, Pharmacist, Senior Patient Safety Officer, Danish Patient Safety Authority
  • Contact
    Pia Knudsen, Pharmacist, Senior Patient Safety Officer,
    Danish Patient Safety Authority
    Styrelsen for Patientsikkerheds læringsenhed
    Islands Brygge 67 (from 3rd February 2016)
    DK-2300 København S
    Finsensvej 15 (until 3rd February 2016)
    DK-2000 Frederiksberg
    Websites : www.patientombuddet.dk , stps.dk
    Email : pia@patientombuddet.dk

France


Prescrire - Programme Éviter l’Évitable
Prescrire' Preventing the Preventable Programme

2016 Full IMSN member

  • Delegates
    Étienne Schmitt, Head of Prescrire Programme Éviter l’Évitable
    Marie-France Gonzalvez, Coordinator

Germany


Drug Commission of the German Medical Association
Associate IMSN member

  • Delegates
    Dr. Amin-Farid Aly, Referent Arzneimitteltherapiesicherheit
    Dr. Daniel Grandt
  • Contact
    Dr. Amin-Farid Aly
    Referent Arzneimitteltherapiesicherheit
    Arzneimittelkommission der deutschen Ärzteschaft
    Herbert-Lewin-Platz 1
    10623 Berlin
    Tel +30 400456-500 Fax +30 400456-555
    Website : www.ap-amts.de
    Email : farid.aly@akdae.de

Hong-Kong


Hong-Kong Hospital Authority
2016 Full IMSN member

  • Delegates
    Benjamin Kwong, Senior Pharmacist
    Anna Lee, Chief Pharmacist
  • Contact
    Hospital Authority Chief Pharmacist's Office
    Tel + 852 23007492 Fax + 852 21946844
    147B Argyle Street; Rm 518N
    Kowloon, Hong Kong
    Website : www.ha.org.hk
    Email : kwongys@ha.org.hk

Iran


Iranian Pharmacovigilance Center
Associate IMSN member

  • Delegate
    Gloria Shalviri, Pharm D, MPH Director
  • Contact
    Iranian ADR Monitoring Center
    Ministry of Health
    No.24, 2nd Building
    Teheran
    Email : shalviri_g@yahoo.com

Ireland


Irish Medication Safety Network
2014 Full IMSN member

  • Delegates
    Ciara Kirke, Health Service Executive
    Pat O’Brien, Galway University Hospitals
    Karen Robinson, State Claims Agency
    Niamh O’Hanlon, St Vincent’s University Hospital
    Eileen Relihan, St James’s Hospital

Israel


Direction of Pharmacovigilance
Associate IMSN member

  • Delegates
    Eyal Schwartzberg, Director of Pharmacovigilance
    Zvi Levinhar
  • Contact
    Eyal Schwartzberg
    Director of Pharmacovigilance
    Ministry of Health, Israel
    Pharmacy Department
    39 Yirmiyahu St.
    P.O.Box 1176
    Jerusalem 9101002
    Tel 972-6241010 Fax 972-5655969
    Email : eyal@hy.health.gov.il

Mexico


Hospital Medica Sur Pharmacovigilance Institutional Center
Associate IMSN member

  • Delegate
    Alejandra Rosete, MD
  • Contact
    Alejandra Rosete, MD
    Hospital Medica Sur
    Tel 525554247200
    Pharmacovigilance Institutional Center,Puente de Piedra 150. Col. Toriello Guerra.
    Torre II Planta Baja
    Email : arosete@medicasur.org.mx

Morocco


Moroccan Pharmacovigilance Centre
Associate IMSN member

  • Delegates
    Ghita Benabdallah, Pharmacist
    Loubna Alj, Pharmacist
  • Contact
    Pr Rachida Soulaymani Bencheikh, Director
    Centre Anti Poison et de Pharmacovigilance du Maroc
    Rue Lamfedel Cherkaoui, Rabat Instituts
    Madinate Al Irfane, B.P. 6671, Rabat 10100, Maroc
    Tel +212 05 37 77 71 69 Fax +212 05 37 77 71 67
    Website : www.capm.ma
    Email : ritabenabdallah@gmail.com

Netherlands


Portaal voor Patiëntveiligheid - Centrale Medicatie-incidenten Registratie (CMR)
2016 Full IMSN member

  • Delegates
    Arianne van Rhijn, Pharmacist
    Jacqueline Santen-Reestman, Pharmacist
    David Opstelten, MD - manager
  • Contact
    Portaal voor Patiëntveiligheid / Centrale Medicatie-incidenten Registratie (CMR)
    Piet van Dommelenhuis
    Churchillaan 11-16 hoog
    3527 GV Utrecht
    Tel +31-30 – 265 80 78
    Website : www.vim-digitaal.nl
    Email : info@vim-digitaal.nl

New Zealand


New Zealand National Medication Safety Programme
2017 Full IMSN member

  • Delegates
    Desiree Kunac, PhD Medical Assessor (IVMP), New Zealand Pharmacovigilance Centre
    William Allan, Medication Safety Specialist, Health Quality & Safety Commission

Portugal


Associação Portuguesa de Farmacêuticos Hospitalares (APFH)
Associate IMSN member

  • Delegates
    Aïda Batista
    Ana Cristina Rama
  • Contact
    No contact Information.

Qatar


Medication Safety & Quality Center (MSQC)
Pharmacy Executive Office
Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC)
2016 Full IMSN member

  • Delegates
    Dr. Moza Al-Hail, Chair of MSQC & Executive Director of Pharmacy, HMC
    Dr. Anas Hamad, Head of MSQC, HMC
    Dr. Wessam El Kassem, Co-Head of MSQC, HMC
  • Contact
    Dr. Anas Hamad
    Director of Pharmacy Department, National Center for Cancer Care and Research
    Head of Medication Safety & Quality Center, Pharmacy Executive Office
    Hamad Medical Corporation
    Tel: +974 44397919/ 095
    P.O. Box: 3050 Doha, Qatar
    Website : www.hamad.qa
    Email : ahamad6@hamad.qa

Saudi Arabia


Saudi Medication Safety Center
2016 Full IMSN member

  • Delegates
    Gregory A. Poff, Chairman, Saudi Medication Safety Center
  • Contact
    Dr. Gregory A. Poff, Chairman
    Saudi Medication Safety Center
    Ministry of National Guard - Health Affairs
    Tel 966 1 801-1111 Ext 48403
    PO Box 22490
    Riyadh , - 11426
    Email : poffgr@ngha.med.sa

Singapore


Singapore National Medication Safety Taskforce
2015 Full IMSN member

  • Delegates
    Wu Tuck Seng, Chairperson, National Medication Safety Committee
    Tel: (65) 6772 5008
    Email: tuck_seng_wu@nuhs.edu.sg
    Joseph Manuel Gomez†, Co-chairperson, National Medication Safety Committee
  • Contact
    Suhana Solhan, Senior Manager, Patient Safety & Quality Improvement Branch
    Clinical Quality, Performance & Technology Division
    Ministry of Health, Singapore
    College of Medicine Building
    16 College Road, Singapore 169854
    Tel: (65) 6325 9200
    Website : www.moh.gov.sg
    Email : Suhana_SOLHAN@moh.gov.sg

Spain


Instituto para el Uso Seguro de los Medicamentos ISMP-España
2016 Full IMSN member

  • Delegate
    Maria Jose Otéro Lopez, PhD, President ISMP-España
  • Contact
    Maria Jose Otéro Lopez, PhD
    ISMP-España
    Tel +34 923291257 Fax +34 923291174
    Hospital Universitario de Salamanca,Paseo San Vicente 58
    Salamanca, - 37007
    Website : www.ismp-espana.org
    Email : MJOTERO@telefonica.net

Sweden


National Board of Health and Welfare
Associate IMSN member

  • Delegates
    Annsofie Fyhr, Pharmacist, Landstinget i Jönköpings län
    Anne Hiselius, Pharmacist, Landstinget i Jönköpings län
  • Contact
    Annsofie Fyhr
    Folkhälsa och sjukvård/Läkemedel
    Landstinget i Jönköpings län
    Länssjukhuset Ryhov, Hus E3 plan 5, 551 85 Jönköping
    Email : Ann-Sofie.Fyhr@rlj.se

Thailand


Thai Food and Drug Administration
Associate IMSN member

  • Delegate
    Watcharee Rungapiromnan, Staff Health Product Vigilance Center

United Arab Emirates


Abu Dhabi Health Services Compagny - SEHA
2016 Full IMSN member

  • Delegates
    Fatima Ali Al Breiki, Chair of Pharmacy Managers Forum, Abu Dhabi Health Services, SEHA
    Maha Mohamed Al Ghufli, Senior Pharmacist, SEHA Medication Safety Committee member, Abu Dhabi Health Services, SEHA
    Mohammad Mousa Tashtoush, SEHA Medication Safety Committee Acting Chair, Abu Dhabi Health Services, SEHA
  • Contact
    Mohammad Mousa Tashtoush, Acting Chair, Medication Safety Committee,
    Abu Dhabi Health Services Compagny - SEHA
    Abu Dhabi - United Arab Emirates
    Tel: +971 3 7022284
    Email : mtashtoush@seha.ae

United Kingdom


NHS England Safe Medication Practice and Medical Devices
2014 Full IMSN member

  • Delegate
    David Gerrett, Senior Pharmacist, National Patient Safety Agency

United States of America


Institute for Safe Medication Practices ISMP
2016 Full IMSN member

  • Delegates
    Michael R. Cohen, President, ISMP
    Susan Paparella, Vice president, ISMP
    Allen Vaida, Executive Vice President, ISMP
  • Contact
    Michael R. Cohen, President
    Institute for Safe Medication Practices
    Tel 215-947-7797 Fax 215-914-1492
    200 Lakeside Drive, Suite 200
    Horsham, PA - 19044
    Website : www.ismp.org
    Email : mcohen@ismp.org

World Health Organization


WHO Patient Safety Programme
Correspondant member

  • Contact
    Dr Neelam Dhingra-Kumar, Coordinator,
    Dr Edward Kelley, Coordinator,
    Patient Safety and Quality Improvement Unit
    Service Delivery and Safety Department
    Health Systems and Innovation (HIS/PSP)
    World Health Organization
    Avenue Appia 20
    CH-1211 Geneva 27
    Switzerland
    Website : www.who.int/patientsafety
    Email : patientsafety@who.int

Pharmacovigilance WHO Collaborating Centre for International Drug Monitoring, Uppsala
Correspondant member

  • Contact
    Dr. Shanthi Pal, Technical Officer
    Quality and Safety of Medicines (QSM)
    Essential Medicines and Health Products (EMP)
    Health Systems and Innovation (HIS)
    World Health Organization (WHO)
    Tel 41-227911318 Fax 41-227914730
    Avenue Appia 20
    CH-1211 Geneva 27
    Switzerland
    Website : www.who-umc.org
    Email : pals@who.int

WHO International Nonproprietary Names Programme
Correspondant member

  • Contact
    Dr R. Balocco Mattavelli, Group Lead INN
    International Nonproprietary Name (INN) Programme
    RHT / TSN Technologies Standards and Norms
    Department of Essential Medicines and Health Products (EMP)
    Health Systems and Innovation (HIS) Cluster
    World Health Organization (WHO)
    Tel +41 22 791 1249 Fax +41 22 791 4730
    20 Avenue Appia
    1211, Geneva 27
    Switzerland
    Website : www.who.int/medicines/services/inn
    Email : innprogramme@who.int