The 8th International Symposium on Ocular Pharmacology and Therapeutics (ISOPT)

Venue: Rome Cavalieri – The Waldorf Astoria Collection

Location: Rome, Rome, Italy

Event Date/Time: Dec 03, 2009 End Date/Time: Dec 06, 2009
Registration Date: Aug 03, 2009
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Description

The 8th International Symposium on Ocular Pharmacology and Therapeutics (ISOPT) will take place on 3-6 December, 2009 in Rome Cavalieri - The Waldorf Astoria Collection, Rome, Italy. This biennial Symposium follows the path of seven previous meetings that have become a tradition in the education and update activities in ophthalmic therapeutic modalities.


About ISOPT:

ISOPT 8th will allow participants a glimpse to the near future with critical look at the current options we have to provide the best practices possible to our patients today. ISOPT program is geared to provide a continuum, spreading from basic development of therapeutic concepts to their utilization as drugs and technologies in clinical reality.

Considerations common to drug development will be discussed with the main players in the field i.e. researchers based in the academia, clinical investigators, regulatory affairs and the industry professionals. Topics on drug development process of mutual interest such as the evolution of endpoints and ethical considerations will be raised in round table discussions. ISOPT provides meeting point for regulatory officials and industry liaisons and clinicians to informally exchange views not being committed to any specific product.


General Information

Language:

English is the official language of the congress


Exhibition:

A commercial and professional exhibition will take place on the symposium dates.


Climate:

The average temperature in Rome during December is between 5-13°C.


Visa:

All foreigners intending to enter Italy (countries outside the EU and the Schengen area) must provide the documentation required to justify the reasons and duration of their stay as well as, in some prescribed cases, the availability of adequate economic means and lodging.



Currency / Exchange:


The official currency of Italy is Euro (€).

(Exchange money - Euros can be obtained through any bank, ATM machines, or exchange office (Ufficio di Cambio) at airports, seaports and railway stations in the main cities in Italy.)


Personal Insurance:

All participants are recommended to have a personal travel and health insurance for their visit in Rome.


Clothing:

Clothing is informal for all occasions.


Electricity:

The electrical current in Italy is AC - the cycle is 50Hz 220 V. A tourist carrying electrical appliances to Italy should have a transformer, either obtained before leaving your country or bought at an electrical.


Local Time:

European summer time, one hour ahead of Greenwich Mean Time (GMT+1).


Letter of Invitation:

The organizers will be pleased to provide a letter of invitation to any pre-registered and paid participant requesting one. Please note that such an invitation is intended to help potential participants raise travel funds or obtain a visa. It is not a commitment on the part of the symposium to provide any financial support.



 


Conference Venue:

Rome Cavalieri - The Waldorf Astoria Collection

Via Alberto Cadlolo 101, Rome, Italy 00136


Tel: 39-06-35091

Fax: 39-06-35092241

Website:www.romecavalieri.com


Paragon-Conventions is the official travel agent for the 8th International Symposium on Ocular Pharmacology and Therapeutics, and will offer special reduced rates for accommodation.

For further accommodation details Click Here.

Paragon-Conventions accept Traveler's cheques (in the currency of the issuing country), Visa, MasterCard, Diners Club and American Express credit cards.

Cancellations or changes must be received in writing by Paragon Conventions. This may be sent by Fax: +41 (0) 22-5802-953 or by email to: registration@paragon-conventions.com


For further details kindly visit website: www.isopt2009.com

Venue

Via Alberto Cadlolo 101,
Rome
Rome
Italy
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Additional Information

The 8th International Symposium on Ocular Pharmacology and Therapeutics (ISOPT) will take place on 3-6 December, 2009 in Rome Cavalieri – The Waldorf Astoria Collection, Rome, Italy. This biennial Symposium follows the path of seven previous meetings that have become a tradition in the education and update activities in ophthalmic therapeutic modalities.

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