Gurugram Sep. 25, 2017 : World Pharmacy Day 2017 was celebrated atthe School of Pharmaceutical Sciences (SoMS), Apeejay Stya University. The theme for this year’s World Pharmacy Day Celebration was ‘From Research to Health Care, Your Pharmacist is at Your Service’.
Dr. S.K. Salwan, Vice-Chancellor of Apeejay Stya University,inaugurated the function by lighting the ceremonial lamp. The event commenced with a welcome address by Dr. S.K. Salwan wherein he emphasised the importance, role and responsibilities of being a Pharmacist.
It was followed by a very informative session by the Programme Director at SoMS, Dr. Anupma Diwan, wherein she briefed the budding Pharmacistsabout the new research areas and drug delivery technologies.
All the students from the School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, ASU, also took the Pharmacist oath on this special occasion. This was followed by a technical session wherein speakers like Dr. Deepak Yadav, Dr. Rakesh Kumar Singh and Mr. Manoj Kumar appraised the students about the latest developments in the field of Pharmacy.
Students enthusiastically participated in a Pharma Quiz and enthusiastic participation was also seen in ‘RangarangKaryakaram’ which was held at the end of programme.