The ESCP Communication Committee aim to co-ordinate the communication of the society’s activities via all available communication channels, such as social media and direct emails.
There are a maximum of 7 members of the Communication Committee, one of whom is a representative of the ESCP General Committee. Members serve in the Communication Committee for four years; continuation of office years must be approved annually by the group and is subjected to the General Committee’s approval.
The committee tasks and procedures are described in the Charter of the Communication Committee.
The Communication Committee currently has the following members:
Professor of Clinical Pharmacy and Practice, College of Pharmacy Manager, Academic Quality, QU Health, Qatar University, Doha, Qatar, and member of the ESCP General Committee
Clinical Pharmacist and researcher, Department of Clinical Pharmacology, Bratislava University Hospital, Slovakia
Clinical Pharmacist, University Hospital, Basel, Switzerland
Director of Pharmacy, Hospital Clinica Biblica, San José, Costa Rica
Regional Health and Social Policy Directorate, Pharmaceutical Resources Area, Lazio Region. Consultant in pharmacovigilance activities at the Policlinico Umberto I in Rome and the Bambino Gesù Paediatric Hospital in Rome.
Assistant Professor for Pharmaceutical Care at the Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences at the University of Basel
mag. Pharm., Specialist in Clinical Pharmacy, Institute of Oncology, Ljubljana, Slovenia
, PhD, MSc, Former Clinical Pharmacist at Royal Hospital, Oman, Lecturer at Oman College of Health Sciences (Pharmacy Programme), Visiting lecturer at Robert Gordon University, Aberdeen, UK
PharmD, Community pharmacist, Director ESCP International Office, Netherlands
The Committees are bound to act within the frameworks of the mission, vision and the (multiyear) strategy (see above), the year plan, the budget structure, the assigned budgets and decisions of the General Committee.
In general the committees are responsible (The General Committee has the final responsibility) for the preparation, implementation and evaluation of the communication, education and research policy of the ESCP.
In order for an adequate communication between the GC and the committees, committees will:
- Create a year plan, which will be presented during the General Assembly (including 1-2 items derived from the year plan of the General Committee);
- Report the proceedings with respect to the year plan at least twice a year (April and October)
- The chair of the committees (or their representatives) and the General Committee, have (as RESC) at least four (virtual) meetings per year.
Chairs of the committees are always present at the General Assembly.