The Federal State Institution «State Institute of Drugs and Good Practices» (also known as FSI «SID & GP») is a subordinate agency of the Russian Ministry of Industry and Trade. The Institute was founded in 1973. For more than 40 years, the Institute has been a major research facility in the field of pharmacy.
In 2013, the FSI «SID & GP» received accreditation as an expert organization for licensing control of pharmaceutical manufacturers during inspections conducted by the Russian Ministry of Industry and Trade.
In 2015, FSI «SID & GP» was authorized to conduct GMP inspections of pharmaceutical products for human use produced outside of the Russian Federation, to issue compliance verifications of pharmaceutical manufacturers with the GMP requirements.
The Institute is Headed by Vladislav Shestakov.