Yeditepe University, Pharmacoeconomic and Pharmacoepidemiological Research Center (YÜFARUM = Pharmacoeconomics and Pharmacoepidemiology Research Center) was founded in 2005 as the first research center of our university.

Mission: To make scientific studies in pharmacoeconomics and pharmacoepidemiology a part of pharmaceutical applications.

Vision: To cooperate with universities, industry, governmental and non-governmental organizations with the coordination of Yeditepe University Faculty of Pharmacy to carry out research (output = pharmacoeconomic and pharmacoepidemiological).


Yeditepe University, Pharmaceutical and Poison Advisory Unit (YIZDA), which is affiliated to the Center for Pharmacoeconomics and Pharmacoepidemiology (YUFARUM), is the only drug and poison consultancy unit in Istanbul since 2008. YIZDA's intentions for establishment are to provide academic recommendations for the rational use of drugs, YİZDA’nın kuruluş amacı ilaçların akılcı kullanımını sağlamaya yönelik olarak akademik tavsiyelerde bulunmak, to increase the quality of service and life by providing information about pharmaceuticals to healthcare workers and to strengthen the prestige and deserved reputation of Yeditepe University Faculty of Pharmacy and the pharmaceutical profession and to provide learning and teaching environment to Yeditepe University faculty members and students, to provide information about the adverse effects and consultancy about poisonings. The service is offered on the weekdays, between 9:00-18:00, free of charge to anyone who wants to consult. // Tel: (0216) 578 0606