The Esteve Foundation and the Catalan Society of Pharmacology again collaborated in the inauguration of the latter’s Academic Year of 1994-1995. The inaugural act, held at the Academy of Medical Sciences of Catalonia and the Balearic Islands on November 11, 1994, included the lecture The multiple facets of pharmacoepidemiology, imparted by Prof. Walter O. Spitzer, from the Institut für Pharmakoepidemiologie und Technologiebeurteilung of Berlin.