World Pharmacists Day 2019

Post date: Oct 22, 2019 3:4:40 AM

25 - 27 September 2019

Pharmacy Department of University of Malaya Medical Centre (UMMC) has organised World Pharmacists Day 2019 celebration at the lobby in Women and Children's Health Complex, UMMC with this year's theme "Safe and Effective Medicine for All". The opening ceremony has been successfully officiated by Deputy Director (Professional), Madam Che Zuraini Sulaiman and few booths had been set up with different activities and games to promote the role of pharmacist in ensuring the safety of medicine in health care and strengthening patient's confidence in medication intake. There were also blood pressure and blood glucose screening, health counselling by pharmacists, history of UMMC Pharmacy Department booth, and simulation for extemporaneous preparation using mortar and pestle.