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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Pregraduate education

The Society takes part in the coordination of clinical pharmacology teaching in the pregraduate curriculum of medical and pharmacy students set up by the Swiss Universities.

A group of members of the Society are devoted to the edition of a textbook to assist pregraduate teaching in this discipline : « Grundlagen der Arzneimitteltherapie / Bases de la Thérapeutique Médicamenteuse » is published both in German and French by Documed Inc. (last edition 2005).