Global Development Committee

Mission Statement

The mission of the Global Development Committee includes the delivery of developmental support for internationally applicable educational and research programs, and the provision of assistance in such endeavors in those areas of the world where Pharmacoepidemiology expertise is yet to be fully established.


  • To support the regionalpharmacoepidemiologyactivity in cooperation with ISPE members and other relevant national/international scientific bodies.
  • To develop resources (e.g., educational materials of pharmacoepidemiology)easily used in a variety of area/countries.
  • To increase the visibility of ISPE worldwide and to foster membership throughout the world.

Meeting Schedule

The committee meets at least once per year during ISPE meetings. Additional teleconferencesare held when needed.

Committee Members

Co-Chair K. Arnold Chan, FISPE
Co-Chair Wei Zhou, FISPE