USTDA-China NMPA Pharmaceutical Industry Workshop

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Washington, DC 20036

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China currently spends $640 billion on healthcare every year, representing the most significant growth market in the world for the pharmaceutical industry.

U.S. pharmaceutical companies, industry associations, and U.S. government agencies interested in learning about the Chinese approval process for foreign drugs and the postmarket monitoring process for pharmaceuticals will have the opportunity to connect with senior officials from the China National Medical Products Administration (formally China FDA) during the CNMPA Executive Leadership Training, hosted by the U.S. Trade & Development Agency (USTDA).

The China Pharmaceutical Executive Training will advance global best practices on approving imported pharmaceuticals through knowledge sharing, networking, and deal-making.

On Thursday, February 28, 2019 USTDA will host an Industry Workshop in Washington, D.C. for U.S. companies.

The delegates from China’s National Medical Products Administration (NMPA) include Director level executives from Department of International Cooperation, Department of Registration, Supervision & Evaluation Department, and many more from NMPA and affiliated agencies.

Registration is required.
Registration and attendance is at no cost, however participation at and/or sponsorship of an event held in the United States is limited to U.S. Individuals, U.S. Firms or U.S. Consultants, each as defined in USTDA’s Nationality, Source and Origin Requirements (link to “Nationality Requirements“), in addition to invited delegates from USTDA eligible countries.

Limited sponsorships are available for U.S. companies. For additional information please click here or contact Mr. Patrick Sharpton at

USTDA is sponsoring the program in cooperation with:HCP

NOTE: The HCP site is undergoing renovation and may be down at times, in which case, please click here for a PDF file with more information on HCP.

8:30am - Check-In and Complimentary Breakfast
9:00am - Opening Remarks Followed by Formal Program
5:00pm - Complimentary Networking Happy Hour

Note - A complimentary lunch is also provided.

Contact - If you have any questions please contact either:

  • Mr. Jeffrey Gren,
    Senior Consultant

  • Mr. Patrick Sharpton,
    Project Manager

  • Mr. Hank Kearney,
    Company President

Participation at and/or sponsorship of a USTDA event is limited to U.S. Individuals, U.S. Firms or U.S. Consultants as defined in USTDA’s Nationality Requirements, in addition to invited guests from USTDA eligible countries. For more information, please visit

The U.S. Trade and Development Agency helps companies create U.S. jobs through the export of U.S. goods and services for priority development projects in emerging economies. USTDA links U.S. businesses to export opportunities by funding project preparation and partnership building activities that develop sustainable infrastructure and foster economic growth in partner countries.

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