Latin American Federation of the Pharmaceutical Industry

We work for patients and for more sustainable health ecosystems in Latin America and the Caribbean

ABOUT US

We are the Latin American Federation of the Pharmaceutical Industry

We brought together Local Associations and Research and Development Pharmaceutical Companies from Latin America and the Caribbean. We work to promote scientific research and patient welfare, innovating for regional health.

Together we promote access to innovation, the recognition of the value of intellectual property, and the search for bold solutions that allow us to move towards better health systems for all Latin Americans.

WORK AREAS

Our work contributes to creating solutions to major global and regional health challenges

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Innovation Ecosystems

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Health as Investment

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Access to Innovative Medicines

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Support to Regulatory Systems

STATISTICS

The pharmaceutical industry contributes to economic and social development and the generation of employment, health, and prosperity in our region

Health for Intellectual Property

Innovation in healthcare relies on Intellectual Property. It enables pharmaceutical companies to allocate significant resources to research and development and conduct clinical trials to verify the effectiveness and safety of new medicines and treatments that benefit patients.

An initiative of:

Innovation Day Ecuador

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News

Analysis
Innovate is life 

Priscilla Torres, a Brazilian, was 24 years old when she received the diagnosis that changed her life: rheumatoid arthritis, a degenerative disease with no cure. The first...

Innovation
FIFARMA Patiens W.A.I.T Indicator 2022 Survey

FIFARMA presents studies on availability and times of access to innovative therapies in Latin America. This is the first study on the subject that has been done...

Network

We are industry leaders

The FIFARMA team works closely with industry executives, national and regulatory authorities in the region, and multilateral organizations. Get the opinion of our leaders.

Yaneth Giha
Executive Director
Sarah Aiosa
MSD – SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT AND PRESIDENT FOR LATIN AMERICA
Flavio Devoto
ABBVIE - VICE PRESIDENT FOR LATAM
Mariela Formas
CIF – Executive Vice President
PERSPECTIVES
One of our core purposes is to work for better health systems in the region. The challenge is to, in addition to thinking and creating jointly, put into action what we imagine, for the good of health and patients.
YANETH GIHA
FIFARMA - EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
PERSPECTIVES
It is my wish that from FIFARMA we build on the concept of health as an investment for current and future generations, while driving our goal of promoting collaborative work to produce great positive impact in the countries of the region.
GABRIELA PITTIS
TAKEDA - PRESIDENT FOR SOUTHERN CONE, ANDEAN REGION, MEXICO, AND CAC
MEMBERS

Local associations

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Companies

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Partners

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LATEST NEWS AND BLOG

Stay up to date with our latest publications

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Diversidad en la Salud: del discurso a la práctica

Pasquale Frega_LACanIMI President
Universal access to health will only be possible and sustainable if innovation is a key driver
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Líderes del sector salud discutieron acerca de la importancia de soluciones reales e innovadoras en salud