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Pharmacy symposium


The SVG Pharmacy Council in collaboration with the Ministry of Health, Wellness and the Environment, and the Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States/Pharmaceutical Procurement Services (OECS/PPS) will host a symposium under the theme “Rational Drug Use – the Therapeutic and Economic Benefits,” on Saturday, March 29, 2014, at the Methodist Hall in Kingstown at 6:30 p.m.{{more}}

The overall objective of the symposium is to promote the concept of rational drug use for optimal therapeutic outcomes for patients, while taking into account the cost implications of treatment options.

Topics to be presented are:

Antihypertensive Medication Adherence and its Contributing Factors; An Update on Asthma Management; and Rational Drug Use – A Public Health Concern.