General Committee is the leadership committee, with all committee members elected by the ESCP members. The ESCP President is Chair of the General Committee. The Executive Committee of the General Committee comprises the President, Vice President, Past President, Treasurer and Secretary.
The General Committee is entrusted with the conduct of the Society. The General Committee can entrust the Executive Committee with the carrying out of resolutions passed by the General Assembly and with the carrying out of resolutions passed by the General Committee.
The General Committee is supported by working committees, with specific responsibilities. These committees are
– Communication Committee
– Education Committee
– Research Committee
– Special Interest Groups (SIG) Council
The International Office comprises the ESCP Director and Deputy Director. The International Office is responsible for the administrative matters of the Society and for monitoring the compliancy to regulations.
The General Committee currently has the following members:
President. Lead pharmacist at Kantonsspital Aarau, Switzerland
Vice-President. Clinical Pharmacist, Lecturer and Researcher, Department of Clinical Pharmacology, Bratislava University Hospital, Slovakia
Past President. Professor of Clinical Pharmacy and Practice, College of Pharmacy, QU Health, Qatar University, Doha, Qatar
Treasurer. Clinical Pharmacist and Postdoctoral Researcher, Researcher in social pharmacy, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
Secretary. Hospital Pharmacist, Clinical Pharmacist in Neurology, Farmacia Ospedaliera, Moncalieri, Piemonte, Italia
Ass.Prof. at Faculty of Pharmacy, Charles University in Prague, Czech Republic and Dept. of Geriatrics and Gerontology, 1st Faculty of Medici, Czech Republic
Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry, Psychosomatic Medicine and Psychotherapy, Goethe-Universität, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
Clinical Pharmacist and Academic Assistant, Wroclaw Medical University, Poland
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.