The Pan American Network for Regulatory Harmonization (PANDRH), is an initiative of the national regulatory authorities of the Region and the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO), which supports the process of harmonization of drug regulation in the Americas in the context of realities and national and subregional health policies and the recognition of pre-existing asymmetries.

The Pan American Conference on Harmonization of Drug Regulatory Authorities (CANDRH) , is a meeting of members of PANDRH held every two or three years and its mission is ” to promote the harmonization of drug regulation covering all aspects of quality , safety and efficacy of pharmaceutical products as a contribution to the quality of life and health care to the citizens of the countries of the Americas. ”


El Salvador becomes the headquarters of the ” IX Pan American Conference on Harmonization of Drug Regulatory Authorities (CPARF)” , to be held in San Salvador, on 24, 25 and 26 October 2018 under the theme “Celebrating 20 years the PANDRH and 40 years of Alma-Ata. Contributions regulatory harmonization in achieving health for all “


For El Salvador is honored to host an event of such importance, and be part of an initiative where they discussed technical and scientific standards and regulations related to pharmaceutical regulation processes; to have the opportunity to contribute to the harmonization of these strategies in order to ensure the health of the peoples of our America.


For more information go to https://ixcparf.medicamentos.gob.sv/index.php/en/