PDA Letter Article

Industry Converges on Pharmacopeial Convergence

by Rebecca Stauffer, PDA

Strong Focus on Harmonization and Convergence on Day 1 of Inaugural PDA Pharmacopoeia Conference

Pharmacopoeia Conference

“Harmonization” and “convergence” dominated discussions throughout PDA’s Pharmacopoeia Conference, May 29–30 in Vienna. As co-chair Susanne Keitel, Director, European Directorate for the Quality of Medicines and HealthCare (EDQM) put it: “no pharmacopeia … lives in isolation.”