MGU Pharmacy Week 2022
MGU Campus , 6th December, 2022
Mahatma Gandhi University ,Meghalaya celebrated 61st National Pharmacy Week from 6-12-2022 to 10-12-2022. Several events were scheduled to spread information about the pharmacy profession under the event. This year’s National Pharmacy Week theme was "Pharmacy of the World - India." The objective of celebrating this week is to acknowledge and thank all pharmacists for their valuable contributions to the healthcare sector.
The chief guest, Dr.Mohan Battacharya,Vice Chancellor, said that Mahatma Gandhi University is taking the pharmacy college towards excellence by providing state-of-the-art facilities to students. He emphasized the need for proper compliance with the Drug and Cosmetic Act and the strengthening of the rules. He elaborated on the incomparable role of pharmacists in the challenging times of COVID-19 and said that there is immense potential in the pharmacy sector to move forward.
Dr. Krishna Reddy, Principal, Mahatma Gandhi University, said that National Pharmacy Week is organized to spread information about the responsibility of the pharmacist towards society. He highlighted the history of the pharmacy profession and the development of pharmacy education in the country. He gave a call that together we all have to take the profession of pharmacy to greater heights.
Senior Professor Dr.Juri & Dr.Priyanka congratulated everyone on the occasion of the 61st National Pharmacy Week and encouraged everyone to do outreach activities so that the important role of pharmacists in the field of healthcare can be presented to society. Later, students of D.Pharm ,B.Pharm gave cultural programmes like solo dance, group dance, fashion show and also they got certificates ,medals in that events.
In the end, Prof. Dr.Priyanka presented a vote of thanks to the cultural committee, students and faculty members for their tireless efforts in the successful organization of the event.