|Type||No-profit (cultura e rappresentanza)|
|Fields of business||Pharma / Biopharma, Medical devices / Biotech Healthcare|
The Society for Applied Pharmacological Sciences (SSFA) is a non profit Scientific Association founded in 1964 in Milan. SSFA encourages and coordinates scientific initiatives on the biomedical sciences applied to Research and Development of new treatments; with the aim to support Scientific Research in Italy and promote knowledge in preclinical and clinical areas together with scientific and professional training in young researchers. SSFA formally espresses the views of Associates by means of scientific, technical and ethical issues related to their own specific activites. SSFA liases with public and private Institutions in pharmaceutical research together with other National and International Societies with the same purposes. SSFA constitutes of around 850 Associates , mostly belonging to Pharmaceutical Industry and Contract Research Organizations, operating in Drug Research & Development together with the related Disciplines. SSFA is characterised by the extent of educational and cultural interests covering the whole area of Applied Pharmacology, at preclinical and clinical levels as well.