DUPHAT is the premier Pharmaceutical and Technology event in the Middle East launched in 1995 by INDEX® Conferences and Exhibitions Org. Est., a member of INDEX Holding in collaboration with the government through the Dubai Health Authority with the aim to provide a high-quality conference and a wide-ranging exhibition.


The event is held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Deputy Ruler of Dubai, Minister of Finance, UAE and President of Dubai Health Authority. DUPHAT 2019– The 24th Dubai International Pharmaceuticals & Technologies Conference & Exhibition has developed to be one of the most recognized and significant pharmaceutical event in the Middle East and North Africa.

The pharmacy profession in this part of the world is undergoing substantial transformation towards greater automation, robotics, specialization and importantly upgradation of quality services. For pharmacy to keep in pace with the rest of the world it is most critical to realign, reengineer and reinvent our approach in order to be an integral part of the healthcare fraternity. Therefore it is of paramount importance that the focus should be on enhancing and upgrading competency and professionalism, facilitating staff development, introducing new range of specialized services apart, benchmarking and pursuing global collaboration.

DUPHAT has evolved from its nascent years in the mid-90s to a full-fledged comprehensive and internationally recognized pharmaceutical conference. The International patrons and professionals have contributed significantly to DUPHAT’s stature and presence in the global scenario. The regional associations and experts have always participated in DUPHAT conferences with increasing enthusiasm. The constant support of Dubai Health Authority has significantly helped DUPHAT emerge as the premier conference in the region.DUPHAT 2018 shall feature distinguished pharmacy professionals from all over the world.

Speakers from USA, UK, Australia, Europe, Canada, Africa, Japan and the Middle East shall present their latest perspectives on pharmaceutical science in the intensive 3–day program with a wide variety of topics encompassing pharmacy practice, pharmaceutical science, quality and safety of medicines, medication management, drug recalls and shortages, governance, education, continuing professional development and best practices.

DUPHAT scientific program comprises Pharmacy Workshops, Managerial skills workshop, parallel scientific presentations, professional faculty and student poster session, student poster competition and student short oral presentation competitions. The latest technical information from the pharmaceutical industry will be highlighted in the Pharmaceutical Technologies Exhibition which hosts multinational pharmaceutical companies from the region. As in the past schools from Dubai are participating with healthcare exhibits and cultural activities.

DUPHAT is a conference that aspires to be the most sought after global event for pharmacists, professionals from the pharmaceutical-industry, marketing professionals, researchers, academics, scientists, clinicians, students and other healthcare professionals.

Looking forward for your presence at DUPHAT 2019,

Dr. Ali Al Sayed Hussain

MS, Ph.D. , Chairman – DUPHAT

Dr. Abdul Salam Al Madani

Executive Chairman, DUPHAT

Dear Colleagues,

Over the past 23 years, the Dubai International Pharmaceuticals & Technologies Conference and Exhibition – DUPHAT has consistently earned the trust of the most prominent researchers, world-renowned speakers, distinguished experts and pharmaceutical professionals from all over the world and is today unanimously recognized as the largest pharmaceuticals and technology event in the Middle East and Africa region.

As the pharmaceutical industry is undergoing rapid transformation, we have realized that there is a need to educate, upgrade and improve the skills and knowledge of professionals working in this highly evolving field. In order to meet the expectations of visitors and participants, the DUPHAT conference provides engaging discussions on many topics of high importance while also featuring a number of sessions, workshops, scientific posters and company symposiums.

More than 700 leading pharmaceutical companies from more than 75 countries are expected to showcase their latest pharmaceutical manufacturing processes, top quality machinery and cutting-edge technologies. In addition, many world-renowned speakers from the USA, UK, Australia, Europe, Canada, Africa, Japan and the Middle East, will offer their insights on the latest in pharmaceutical sciences. I strongly believe that DUPHAT will offer a perfect opportunity for you to improve your understanding about the current advancements and developments taking place in the pharmaceutical industry.

Join us as we embark on a new journey towards a more successful and productive pharmaceutical event; join us in DUPHAT 2019!


Dr. Abdul Salam Al Madani
Executive Chairman – DUPHAT

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