On behalf of the organizing committee of the 7th Iranian Controlled Release Society Conference (ICRC 2017) and the 2nd Middle East Controlled Release Conference (MECRC 2017), which will be held on February 21-23, 2017 in Kerman, Iran, I am pleased to say welcome to every scientists attending in the conference. We are cordially welcome you to be present at in this exciting and scientific event which create a new opportunity to latest progress in delivery science and challenges. For the 1st time in ICRC history, we will enjoy from the novel topic of “delivery systems in cosmeceuticals” with keynote speakers from Japan & Germany. Your participation will accelerate and promote the cognition of Drug Delivery sciences in the World!
ICRC/MECRC 2017 is to pave the way for future research challenges and will serve as a platform to exchange new research, ideas and to discuss developments, applications and business prospects in all areas of Drug Delivery. It plans to shoot for many oral presentations by the leading scientists in the fields of Drug Delivery at following topics:
1- Drug targeting
2- Delivery Systems in Cosmecuticals
3- Smart DDS/Technology and Devices
4- Translational Medicine of Smart DDS
5- Mathematical Modeling in Drug Delivery
6- Vaccine/Peptide & protein/Gene delivery
7- Novel Materials/Systems for Drug Delivery
8- Nanomedicines: Design, Application, Commercialization and Business
9- NBIC (Nanotechnology, Biotechnology, Information Technology & Cognitive Sciences) Impact on Drug Delivery
Many keynote speakers from Germany, Iran, Italy, Japan, UK, USA and the other countries will present their new findings and researches; furthermore, many scientific workshops, such as “nanopharmaceuticals and cancer treatment” or “Raman spectroscopy for API & polymer analysis in solid dosage forms” will present by pioneer scientists in the mentioned field. Finally, a large number of pharmaceutical/cosmetic companies will attend in exhibition part of the conference.
Abstract submission opens at the 1st September 2016 and deadline is the 1st December 2016. All accepted abstracts will be published in Scopus/EMBASE/Index Copernicus/IMEMR/Engineering Village/Reaxys/ISC/HBI/Magiran/IranMedex/SID indexed in “Journal of Kerman University of Medical Sciences”. Abstracts will also receive a DOI code.
Kerman, the historical and new/fast growing province of Iran in the field of pharmaceutical, Biotechnological, Cosmetic, Botanical and Medical Devices manufacturing, in the 30 anniversary of Kerman faculty of Pharmacy activity, will be the host of this important and international conference. With an average daily high temperature below 16 ⁰C, there will be good opportunity to enjoy fresh air breathing at mean elevation of 1775 m above sea level, in 21-23 February!
We look forward to meeting you in Kerman!
Prof. Abbas Pardakhty
Chairman of Scientific Comittee of ICRC 2017