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NAFDAC DG Appointment: President Buhari made good on his promise and Pharmacists are glad!

I write to convey the depth of the appreciation of the NEC, Council and entire membership of the Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria (PSN) to His Excellency, President Muhammadu Buhari, GCFR on the appointment of a distinguished pharmacist, Prof. (Mrs.) Moji Christianah Adeyeye as the substantive Director General/Chief Executive Officer of National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) ...

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GSK, PSN walk against Hepatitis

GlaxoSmithKlinePharmaceutical Nigeria Limited and Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria staged a walk against hepatitis in Umuahia, the Abia State Capital. The walk TAGGED “walk 2 STOP Hepatitis” which was part of PSN’s 90th Annual Conference, had in attendance pharmacists who gathered to spread the needed awareness and education about hepatitis. According to the Head of Vaccines for GSK Nigeria, Abbas Sanni, ...

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Hajia Buhari, Ikpeazu Win Friends of Pharmacy Award

-As PSN Confers Honourary pharmacist on SFH, Codix bosses In appreciation of their commitment and support to pharmacists and pharmaceutical activities in the country, the leadership of the Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria (PSN) has honoured four great personalities with different categories of awards. Leading the pack were the duo of Hajia Aisha Buhari, Nigeria’s first lady and Dr Okezie Ikpeazu, ...

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Availability of medicine critical to security, survival, says minister

Minister of Health, Prof Isaac Adewole, yesterday said that availability of medicines was critical for the security and survival of the country. He said the rational use of effective, affordable, safe and good quality drugs was, therefore, a task that must be addressed. Adewole stated this yesterday in Umuahia, the Abia State capital at the opening ceremony of the 90th ...

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THE MAKING OF PSN FOUNDATION

1.MESSAGE FROM THE PRESIDENT OF PSN The PSN Foundation, a subsidiary of the Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria was founded in 2016 and registered with Corporate Affairs Commission; Incorporated Trustees th CAC/IT/NO 96485 dated 29 March, 2017. The main aim is to further serve the Nigerian Pharmaceutical Community and provide humanitarian assistance to the general public, through the provision of pharmaceutical ...

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Facts You Should Note About The Newly “Formulated” PSN Foundation

ADDRESS BY PHARM. AHMED I. YAKASAI, FPSN, FNIM, FNAPharm, PRESIDENT OF THE PHARMACEUTICAL SOCIETY OF NIGERIA (PSN) DURING THE OFFICIAL LAUNCHING OF PSN FOUNDATION AND INAUGURATION OF BOARD OF TRUSTEES OF THE FOUNDATION, ON TUESDAY, OCTOBER 17, 2017 AT TRANSCORP HILTON, ABUJA Protocol I have the honour and privilege to welcome our distinguished guests and members of the Board of ...

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Invitation!!! Pharmacy week, Borno state chapter

The pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria (PSN) Borno State Chapter wishes to notify the general public on the commencement of Pharmacy Week program. The first day will be lectures presentation by the following personalities: 1. Keynote address on the theme “from research to healthcare, the pharmacist is at your service by Prof. Isa Marte Hussaini. 2. Drug abuse and addiction among ...

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Academy of pharmacy inducts six fellows

Leading cancer researcher, Isa Hussaini makes case for increased funding for R&D as Academy of Pharmacy inducts six new fellows. Lagos, Nigeria: 1st October 2017 The Nigeria Academy of Pharmacy has inducted six distinguished professionals into its esteemed ranks as fellows at an Investiture ceremony in Lagos. Those inducted include Director-General, Nigerian Institute for Pharmaceutical Research and Development, NIPRD, Prof. ...

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The investiture of the new Fellows of Nigeria Academy of Pharmacy (FNAPharm)

The investiture of the new Fellows of Nigeria Academy of Pharmacy (FNAPharm), Thursday, 28th September 2017 at Sheraton Hotel, Ikeja Lagos The Keynote Address Speaker was Prof Isa Marte Hussaini, FPSN, FAS, Professor of Anticancer Pharmacology who spoke Nigerian Medicinal Plants and Sources of Anticancer Agents. The new Fellows are:– 1. Prof Mojisola Adeyeye, Professor of Pharmaceutics and Drug Product ...

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UNIBEN Special PharmaD Conversion Program 2017/18

Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for admission into the Special PharmD Conversion Programme of the University of Benin. The main aim of this programme is to develop pharmacy lecturers as well as hospital and community pharmacy preceptors without PharmD to be able to apply patient-centered approach in the education of pharmacy students. This is a time-bound programme that ...

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