USP Meetings & Courses


USP meetings and courses bring together the world’s leading scientific, regulatory, and healthcare experts to share knowledge and provide insight for the effective development and application of standards that help protect the global supply of medicines, dietary supplements, and foods.

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USP Education

Browse and register for courses and webinars available around the world.

Stakeholder Forums

Opportunities for USP and its stakeholders from the pharma, foods, and dietary supplements industries to discuss compendial scientific and process topics.

User Forums

Free seminars on how to use USP resources, hot topics, and how to get involved with USP. 


Interactive forums on a variety of scientific, regulatory, and public health topics. Open to all interested parties.

Expert Committee Meetings

Gatherings of our volunteer experts responsible for developing and revising compendial standards.

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Past Symposia

For information on past USP Symposia, contact Stacey Royston at

General Announcements

Dietary Supplements Stakeholder Forum
June 1, 2016

Material Biocompatibility and Standard for Plastic Manufacturing Systems/Components
June 20, 2016 - June 21, 2016

12th Annual International Symposium on Pharmaceutical Reference Standards*
Co-sponsored by: EDQM, Council of Europe and USP
November 3, 2016 - November 4, 2016

Lifecycle Approach of Analytical Procedures
Co-sponsored by: ECA
November 8, 2016 - November 9, 2016