As a specialist society and a professional association, SSCPT promotes research, training, information exchange and practical work in clinical pharmacology and toxicology. It represents the concerns of its members and maintains contact with authorities, the general public as well as national and international societies.

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The Society for Clinical Pharmacology and Toxicology is in relation with the following organisations at various levels :


  • Schweizerische Gesellschaft für Pharmakologie une Toxikologie / Société Suisse de Pharmacologie et de Toxicologie (SGPT/SSPT)
  • Schweizerische Gesellschaft für Toxikologie / Société suisse de Toxicologie (SST)
  • Verbindung der Schweizer Ärtztinnen und Ärtzte / Fédération des Médecins Suisses / Swiss Medical Association (FMH; hosted by Health Info Net)
  • Schweizerische Gesellschaft für Allgemeine Innere Medizin / Société Suisse de Médecine Interne Générale (SGAIM/SSMIG)
  • Schweizerische Gesellschaft für Pharmazeutische Medizin / Association Suisse de la Médecine Pharmaceutique (SGPM/ASMP)
  • Swiss Association of Pharmaceutical Professionals (SwAPP)
  • Schweizerisches Heilmittelinstitut / Institut suisse des produits thérapeutiques / Swiss Agency for therapeutic products (Swissmedic)
  • Bundesamt für Gesundheit / Office Fédéral de la Santé Publique (BAG/OFSP)
  • Schweizerischer NationalFonds / Fonds National Suisse / Swiss National Science Foundation (SNF/FNRS)
  • Schweizerische Akademie der Medizinischen Wissenschaften / Académie Suisse des Sciences Médicales (SAMS/ASSM)
  • Tox Info Suisse, Zürich (Tox Info Suisse)


  • European Association for Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics (EACPT)
  • European Association of Poisons Centres and Clinical Toxicologists (EAPCCT)
  • Other national Clinical Pharmacology Societies : USA (ASCPT, ACCP, ASPET), Deutschland (DGPT), France, UK ...
  • Uppsala Monitoring Centre, WHO collaborating centre for International drug monitoring


  • Klinik für Klinische Pharmakologie und Toxikologie am UniversitätSpital Zürich (Link)
  • Institut für Pharmakologie und Toxikologie an der Universität Zürich (Link)
  • Clinical Pharamcology & Toxicology, University Hospital Bern, Switzerland (Link)
  • Abteilung Klinische Pharmakologie, am KantonsSpital und Universität Basel (Link)
  • Service de Pharmacologie et Toxicologie Cliniques des Hôpitaux Universitaires de Genève (Link)
  • Division de Pharmacologie et Toxicologie Cliniques du Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois et de la Faculté de Médecine de Lausanne (Link)
  • Swiss Teratogen Information Service (Link)
  • Institute of Pharmacological Sciences of Southern Switzerland, Division of Clinical Pharmacology and Toxicology, Ente Ospedaliero Cantonale (Link)

Other sites of interest:

  • European Agency for the Evaluation of Medicinal Products (EMA, London)
  • Food and Drug Administration of the USA (FDA, in particular the Medwatch page)
  • International Conference on Harmonisation of Technical Requirements for Registration of Pharmaceuticals for Human Use (ICH)
  • PharmaVista, a collection of drug databases maintained by E-mediat, an emanation of Galenica
  • Population Approach Group in Europe (PAGE)
  • Pharmacokinetic and Pharmacodynamic Resources, maintained by David Bourne at the University of Oklahoma
  • Health Services and Technology Assessments Texts (HSTAT) at the National Library of Medicine of the USA
  • Swiss Cochrane Working Group, a member of the International Cochrane Collaboration for Evidence-Based Medicine
  • INFOMED, a Swiss peer-reviewed independent non-profit publications without advertising, by Etzel Gysling
  • The Medical Letter, an US independent, peer-reviewed, non-profit publication offering unbiased critical evaluations of drugs
  • Medscape, a huge medical information resource for professionals
  •, ein Internetportal zum Schweizer Gesundheitswesen