4 - 5 July 2016
At its meeting on 4-5 July 2016 in Manchester (UK), the PIC/S Committee invited Thailand's Food and Drug Administration (Thai FDA) to join the Scheme as from 1 August 2016. Thai FDA will become PIC/S’ 49th Participating Authority.
6 - 8 July 2016
Participants attending the PIC/S 2016 Seminar on "Inspectorates of the Future" which took place in Manchester (UK) at the Museum of Science and Industry, on 6-8 July 2016, hosted by UK / MHRA.
8 - 9 August 2016
Registrations for the PIC/S - PDA API (Q7) Training Course in Puerto Rico (US) which will take place on 8-9 August 2016 in Puerto Rico are now open. For more information and registration, please click below
5 - 6 October 2015
At its meeting on 5-6 October 2015 in Nusa Dua (Indonesia), the PIC/S Committee invited Croatia's Agency for Medicinal Products and Medical Devices (HALMED) to join the Scheme as from 1 January 2016. Croatia / HALMED will become PIC/S’ 48th Participating Authority.
11 - 12 May 2015
At its meeting on 11-12 May 2015 in Geneva (Switzerland), the PIC/S Committee invited the Pharmacy and Poisons Board of Hong Kong SAR (PPBHK) to join the Scheme as from 1 January 2016. Hong Kong SAR / PPBHK will become PIC/S’ 47th Participating Authority.
7 - 9 October 2015
Participants attending the PIC/S 2015 Seminar on "Biopharmaceuticals (Biotechnology and Biologicals): How to Inspect" which took place in Nusa Dua (Indonesia) on 7-9 October 2015, hosted by Indonesia / NADFC.
5 - 6 October 2015
PIC/S Committee meeting which took place in Nusa Dua (Indonesia) on 5-6 October 2015, hosted by Indonesia / NADFC.
20 - 21 October 2014
PIC/S Committee meeting which took place in Paris (France) on 20-21 October 2014, hosted by France / ANSM.
30 - 31 May 2011
Guests to the PIC/S 40th Anniversary celebrations which took place on 30-31 May 2011 in Geneva (Switzerland), the place where the PIC Convention was signed prior to entering into force in 1971.
PIC/S is the abbreviation and logo used to describe both the Pharmaceutical Inspection Convention (PIC) and the Pharmaceutical Inspection Co-operation Scheme (PIC Scheme) operating together in parallel.
The PIC/S Inspectorates' Academy (PIA) is a PIC/S initiative to set up a web-based educational centre under the PIC/S umbrella which aims at harmonising and standardising GMP training at an international level.
It's motto is "Inspection Excellence Through Harmonised Training"
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There are currently 48 PIC/S Participating Authorities worldwide, including: