Department Clinical Pharmacy

Head of department
Dr André Rieutord

+33 (0)1 42 11 48 07

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Department Clinical Pharmacy


The Department of Clinical Pharmacy is led by André RIEUTORD and is divided into 3 sectors :

  • Chemotherapy, control, preparatory and radiopharmacy sector, managed by Hail ABOUDAGGA
  • Manufacturing and experimental drug delivery sector, managed by Steve SUZZONI
  • Clinical pharmacy sector, managed by Amélie GAUDIN


The Department of Clinical Pharmacy provides :

  • supply and dispensing of healthcare products (drugs and medical devices) for hospitalised and/or ambulatory patients
  • pharmaceutical care in partnership with other healthcare professionals and the patient/caregiver
  • manufacturing and pharmaceutical control of chemotherapies for marketed and investigational drugs and radiopharmaceutical products
  • lavage and decontamination of reusable medical device equipment

The department occupies a total of 110 people.

The 5 axes of our strategic project :

1 - Optimizing and securing the medication pathway

  • Envisaging ergonomic premises for the pharmacy of tomorrow
  • Adapting the information systems of the medication pathway as far as the patient's bed
  • Innovating in production and supply chain tools

2 - Integrating pharmaceutical care into the systemic patient pathway

  • Preventing and accompanying patients in their treatment before, during and after cancer with the circle of professionals between hospital and community
  • Fostering pharmaceutical care by integrating artificial intelligence
  • Providing information on cancer healthcare products to everyone
  • Develop real-life medico-economic studies to promote access to innovative treatment

3 - Manufacture and adapt drugs for precision cancer medicine

  • Being a reference center for the regional/national production of cancer drugs
  • Participating in the innovation and development of individualised cancer treatment
  • Formulating and provide access to new innovative anti-cancer drugs and therapies

4 - Developing pharmaceutical leadership

  • Contributing to secure our business model
  • Developping operational excellence (Lean Healthcare) in order to foster collaborative practices within and across departments and maintain quality of life at work
  • Fostering a learning organisation model
  • « Developping a caring managerial posture that encourages the personal development of employees

5 - Create an Oncology Pharmacy Academy Practice Unit with Paris Saclay

  • Being a qualified training center in oncology for pharmaceutical practice
  • Academising the pharmacy service
  • Attracting students and researchers in pharmaceutical practices in line with the medical project of the institute
  • Boosting and promoting research in oncology pharmacy practice on a national and European scale