Gurugram, September 25, 2019: All the students and faculty of the School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Apeejay Stya University, wholeheartedly participated in the ‘World Pharmacist Day’ celebration themed ‘Safe and Effective Medicine for All’.
Dr Anupama Diwan, Dean, School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, advised all the students to practice best pharmacy practices while performing in future – either as pharmacists or manufacturing pharmacists or in research as research pharmacists. She also conveyed the values which have been shared by the International Pharmaceutical Federation (FIP) and Pharmacy Council of India (PCI) with the students
A motivational talk on ‘Never give up and follow your dreams’ by Ms Jasbirr Grover was also organised. The Thespian team at ASU had also presented a theme-based Nukkad Natak that highlighted the key role that pharmacists play in protecting patient safety. Students showed their valuable research/review through a Scientific Poster Presentation on various aspects of the health sector in context of the theme and winners got exciting prizes.
The participants also got complimentary copies of the National Formulary of India (NFI). The day was remarkable with great learning about the safe use of medicine.