Prizes and awards of Medical Faculty of the Polish Academy of Sciences conferred to the scientists of the Institute of Pharmacology. Prof. dr hab. Ryszard Przewłocki has been awarded the Jędrzej Śniadecki Medal for outstanding achievements in the field of medicine and neuropharmacology as well as notable contributions to the organization of scientific research and a prominent position among Polish and foreign scientists.
The Ministry of Science and Higher Education appointed the National Agency for Academic Exchange (NAWA). On October 1, 2017, the Ministry of Science and Higher Education held an inaugural meeting of the National Agency for Academic Exchange (NAWA).
On October 10, 2017, at PAU in Kraków a scientific session was held, dedicated to the memory of professors: Jerzy Vetulani and Krzysztof Wędzony. On October 10, 2017, a scientific session, dedicated to the memory of Professor Jerzy Vetulani (1936-2017), the former Deputy Director and the Head of the Department of Biochemistry in the Institute of Pharmacology Polish Academy of Sciences in Kraków and Prof. Krzysztof Wędzony (1955- 2016), the Director of the Institute of Pharmacology of the Polish Academy of Sciences and the Head of the Department of Pharmacology and the Laboratory of Pharmacology and Brain Biostructure, was held.
A scientific session in memory of Professors: Jerzy Vetulani and Krzysztof Wędzony. 10th October 2017, Kraków