World Pharmacists Day

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Event Details

25 September 2019 at 9:30 am – 5:00 pm
Monash University Malaysia


In conjunction with the World Pharmacists Day, Monash Pharmacy will be organising a celebratory event. This event is organised to celebrate pharmacists all around the globe as the custodians of safe medication use, and at the same time to inculcate a sense of pride among our young and budding pharmacists of their future role as healthcare professionals.

World Pharmacists Day Program

  • Health Talks
    Plenary Theatre, 9.30am - 3pm
  • General Health Screening
    Foyer, 9.30am - 5pm 
  • Books Sale
    Tips on Using Common Medicines Safely, Taking Drugs on your Genetic Makeup, etc.
    Activity & Games
    Foyer, 10am - 4.30pm
  • Blood Donation Drive (23 - 25 September 2019)
    Room 2-1-03, 10am - 4pm


Health Talks Program*  @Plenary Theatre

9.30 am

Arrival of Guest of Honour

9.45 am

Speech by Pro Vice-Chancellor and President, Monash University Malaysia 

Professor Andrew John Walker

10.00 am

Speech by President Malaysian Pharmaceutical Society (MPS)

Mr. Amrahi Buang

10.30 am

Opening Ceremony

10.45 am

Talk 1: “Role of Pharmacist in NCD management”

Dr Amrit Ray, Global President Research Development and Medical, Pfizer

11.45 am

Talk 2: “Pain management 101”

Ms Joyce McSwan, Managing Director, PainWISE

12.45 pm

Lunch Break

2.00 pm

Talk 3: “A day in the life of an industrial pharmacist”

3.00 pm


*subject to changes