The Ukrainian Scientific Pharmacopoeial Center for Quality of Medicines warmly welcomes Grygoriy LUCHENTSOV as our new Director, effective 09 February 2024. Grygoriy’s arrival marks a significant moment for our company as we continue our mission amidst the challenges posed by Russia’s invasion of Ukraine.

With Grygoriy at the helm, we stand on the precipice of a new chapter. While his background may be different from ours, it is the fresh perspective and innovative vision he brings that we find invaluable. Our collective hope is that under Grygoriy's leadership, we will not only uphold the rigorous standards of quality and integrity that have defined our work for years but also navigate through these trying times with resilience and determination.

As we strive to continue our vital role in ensuring the safety, efficacy, and quality of medicines, Grygoriy’s guidance is anticipated to broaden our horizons. His leadership is seen as an opportunity to enhance our research capabilities, foster international collaborations, and reaffirm our commitment to the standardisation of medicines—a cornerstone of our field.

We are poised to preserve the core activities that have long established us as leaders in pharmaceutical sciences, all the while embracing the changes that come with new leadership. The staff of the Ukrainian Scientific Pharmacopoeial Center for Quality of Medicines is eager to support Grygoriy LUCHENTSOV in achieving new milestones and to see where his vision and direction will lead us.

Welcome aboard, Grygoriy! Your journey with us begins at a crucial time, and together, we look forward to navigating the future, overcoming challenges, and making significant contributions to the field of pharmacy and beyond.