The International exhibition of medicines, food and dietary supplements Pharma was held on October 12-14, 2016 in CEC EXPOFORUM, St. Petersburg, Russia.
Visitors to the exhibition got acquainted with new generation of medicines and vaccines, biologically active, vitamin and mineral supplements and dietary products.
This year among participants there were companies, which are just entering the Russian market, for instance, the Iranian company Barij Essence Pharmaceutical that presented biologically active supplements, natural oils, cosmetic and hygienic products based on vegetable active ingredients at the booth.
The leaders of the industry traditionally participated in the exhibition, in particular, TNK Silma, that presented the recognised in the domestic market medicine `Enterosgel`.
The exhibition was held within the St. Petersburg International Health Forum – the single platform for professionals in the field of healthcare, uniting five specialised exhibitions on medical subject under one exhibition brand. Olga Kazanskaya, Vice Governor of St. Petersburg, Valery Kolabutin, Chairman of Health Committee of St. Petersburg, Yury Lobzin, Director of scientific research institute of children's infections of FMBA of Russia and representatives of the organisers – PRIMEXPO company, part of the ITE Group, ExpoForum International and Messe Düsseldorf Moscow welcomed participants and guests of the forum at the official opening ceremony.
During 3 days the forum was attended by more than 2 000 people, including healthcare professionals. Pharmacists, heads of pharmacies and purchases managers, heads of health centres and clinics, doctors, medicines distributors visited Pharma exhibition.
Visitors paid special attention to high-quality products for skin care of BELWEDER company, to medicines of Biomed company and to dietary supplement Kedrovitin of Continent Plus company.
At the exhibition specialists obtained reliable and diversified information on diseases, for instance, such as strokes among young people, as well as legal and economic aspects of pharmacy work, by visiting the conference ‘Actual problems of pharmacy’, which took place on October 12 within the business programme of the exhibition. The conference was held with the official support of the Pharmaceutical Association of St. Petersburg and Northwest Russia.
In 2017 Pharma will take place on October 11-13 in CEC EXPOFORUM, St. Petersburg, Russia within the St. Petersburg International Health Forum.