The IUPHAR Pharmacology Education Project

Clin Pharmacol Ther. 2019 Jan;105(1):45-48. doi: 10.1002/cpt.1278. Epub 2018 Dec 26.


Online learning, an essential component of most traditional contact-based educational programs, must be of high quality to contribute effectively to learning. The availability of first-class web-based materials is particularly valued by both learners and educators in resource-poor nations. In this Practice article, we introduce the International Union of Basic and Clinical Pharmacology (IUPHAR) Pharmacology Education Project (PEP) (, a freely accessible online learning resource intended to support education and training in pharmacological sciences worldwide.

Publication types

  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Education, Distance / methods*
  • Education, Distance / trends
  • Humans
  • Internationality*
  • Pharmacology / education*
  • Pharmacology / trends