Mission

The CERASP, a centre of excellence in pharmaceutical innovation, has as its mission to develop and support applied research, training and technology transfer related to the discovery, development and evaluation of innovative solutions in the pharmaceutical field, in particular:

Biopharmaceuticals
Pharmaceutical technology
Pharmaceutical production
Digital health

We aim to help Quebec’s industry and biopharma, pharmaceutical and cosmetics industry and communities by offering effective and profitable solutions through applied research of the highest level, the development and dissemination of innovative and pioneering technologies in biopharmacy, pharmaceutical technology, pharmaceutical production and digital health, as well as participate in the training of Quebec’s future pharmaceutical industry workers.

The Centre provides support primarily to small and medium-sized businesses involved in the development and manufacturing of pharmaceuticals, natural health products and cosmetics. Our expertise in the areas of formulation, manufacturing, technology transfer, quality systems, and regulatory affairs is also of interest in the growing cannabis industry.