A National Conference on “Current Issues/Challenges Facing the Pharmacy Profession” on 19/11/2016.

Glocal School of Pharmacy, Glocal University jointly organized A National Conference on “Current Issues/Challenges Facing the Pharmacy Profession” with Indian Pharmacy Graduate Association, Uttarkhand State Branch dated 19/11/2016.

More than 280 participants were participated in the conference from all over the India. First welcome speech was given by Dr A.Pandurangan, Dean, Glocal School of Pharmacy, Glocal University, Organizing Chairman of this event. In the Inaugural Ceremony of Dr. Syed Farooq, President, Himalaya Drugs was present as the chief guest along with various invited speakers and participants.

In the inaugural session of the conference welcome address was given by Prof. Dr A.Pandurangan, Dean, Glocal School of Pharmacy, Glocal University, Organizing Chairman, followed by informative speech from Prof (Dr.) Om Kumar Harsh, Additional Pro Chancellor, and Prof (Dr.) B.L.Raina, Vice Chancellor, Glocal University addressed about the details of University. Mr. G S Bedi, General Manager, IDPL, Rishikesh and President of Indian Pharmacy Graduate Association, Uttarkhand State Branch briefed about the association and its functions, Addressed by Chief Guest Dr. Syed Farooq, President, Himalaya Drugs. Post Lunch Renowned Invited speakers from different fields gave their lectures on various topics like “Medical devices- An Overview” by Dr. M. Mitra, Ex. Deputy Drug Controller, India. Mr. P.P. Sharma, Past President, IPGA, Ex-Vice President, PCI gave talk on Future of Pharmacy Professionals. Before valedictory functions A Presentation: The Real Me: Khud Se Mulakat! gave by Dr. Vinay Kumar Sethi, Assistant Professor of Environmental Science at Faculty of Modern Studies of Uttarakhand Sanskrit University, Haridwar to create a Social Awareness This presentation aims to sensitize and realize the audience the importance of everything with which they have been blessed with. As a result, there remains a possibility that we develop a new and positive orientation towards life and start forgiving all with which we have ever encountered unforgettable differences, followed by valedictory session and certificate distribution. Dr.Mohd Wasiullah, Organizing secretary given vote of thanks.