The application time for the Finnish pharmaceutical society grants is annually in January

Albert Wuokko Award 2019

The Finnish Pharmaceutical Society has awarded the Albert Wuokko prize of 2019 to Vice Dean, Professor Jari Yli-Kauhaluoma.

The prize is 6000 euro.

Congratulations for this great achievement!

Best articele award

Best article award, 500 €, has been given to:

Saowanee Wannasarit, Shiqi Wang, Patrícia Figueiredo, Claudia Trujillo, Francesca Eburnea, Lorena Simón-Gracia, Alexandra Correia, Yaping Ding, Tambet Teesalu, Dongfei Liu, Ruedeekorn Wiwattanapatapee, Hélder A Santos and Wei Li :

A Virus-Mimicking pH-Responsive Acetalated Dextran-Based Membrane-Active Polymeric Nanoparticle for Intracellular Delivery of Antitumor Therapeutics

Published in 2019 in Advanced Functional Materials


The Finnish Pharmaceutical Society is a scientific society founded in 1887, with coverage of the whole country. The aim of the society is to promote the pharmaceutical sciences, pharmaceutical research and the applications of these in Finland. The society allocates also grants and awards for individual researchers.

The society arranges lectures, discussions or courses concerning the recent developments in the area of pharmaceutical research and other current topics related to the field. The society is actively cooperating with the other national and international societies working in the same area of interests.

The society is also a member society of the Federation of Finnish Learned Societies.