Worldwide, we observe Pharmacist Day on 25th Sept. Healthcare industry people celebrates the World Pharmacists Day to encourage their dedication in organising events. It also encourages and advocates the role of pharmacists in improving health in all parts of the world. Many pharma staff work in hospitals; by this way they manage the inventory of the pharmacy. Those people also work for patients as they arrive. Some pharmacists need to stand while meeting with patients. In fact, they also filling orders for long periods of time, although they can many tasks while sitting.
Some Renowned Pharmacists to Inspire You
- Alexander Fleming:
- Contribution: The penicillin discovery
- John Pemberton:
- Contribution: Invention of Coca-Cola
- Hubert Humphrey (Former VP of United States)
- Contribution: Vitamin Conflict scepticism
- Friedrich Serturner:
- Contribution: Morphine Discovery
Every year, the healthcare organisation releases a new theme on this day. They are doing this so that organisations and people can put together under national programmes or local initiatives in the pharmaceutical industry. It also helps to prove the excellent work they do in helping to improve the health of people around the world. This could include giving seminars, hosting exhibits, or planning an activity day for adults. It also includes various trusty facts to display the various ways a pharmacy can support them.
At the 2009 World Congress of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences in Istanbul, Turkey, the International Pharmaceutical Federation (FIP) Council founded World Pharmacist Day. In fact, the major goal of this day is to promote a pharmacist’s role and activities in improving health.
However, Navinchandra Jamnadas Engineer is the world’s wealthiest graduate pharmacist (born in May 1951). The British billionaire owns Chemidex, a pharmaceutical company based in Egham / Surrey, which he established in 1981.
Day Themes for Pharmacists
- World Pharmacist Day 2019: Safe and Affordable for Everyone
- Pharmacist Day 2018: Experts in Your Medicines
- World’s Pharmacist Day 2017: Your pharmacist is at your service; from research to health care.
- World Pharmacist Day 2016: Individuals who cares for You
- World Day of Pharmacists 2015-Pharmacists: Your Health Partners
The COVID-19 pandemic highlighted the need for ministries across the world to take greater steps to tackle chronic / non-communicable disease. In fact, pharmacists across the world are working hard every day to do their part. Also, they are trying to ensure that everybody benefits from access to secure reliable, effective and accessible medicines. They also concerning over unique health technologies as well as pharmaceutical care services.
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