MPS Announcements, Articles & News Alerts
COMPULSORY CPD FOR PHARMACIST
Kindly take note that for year 2021 Pharmacist Annual Certificate ( to be applied in year 2020) pharmacists are encouraged to accumulate a minimum of 20 CPD points starting from year 2019.
The compulsory requirement will not be implemented yet until relevant sections in the Pharmacist Act 1951 has been amended.
The requirement for minimum 20 CPD points is in line with the decision by the National CPD Committee on 9th Aug 2018 and further endorsed by the Malaysian Pharmacy Board on 25th Sep 2018.
MPS MEMBERSHIP RENEWAL / MEMBERSHIP DRIVE 2019
All members are reminded to renew their 2019 membership by payment of their membership fees as soon as possible. Non- members (all registered pharmacists, PRP, and post-graduate) are also encouraged to join as member as early in the year as possible.
For your early renewal or early membership, once again Abbott is supporting this membership drive by providing a box of Surbex Zinc (30?s) to each member.
The actual redemption procedure will be available by end of January but basically the gift will be sent directly to you after you have register with Abbott your full address.
Life and Fellow member are also required to register themselves with Abbott for the delivery of the free gift.
This redemption is only until May 2018 and while stock last. Note that stocks may be fully redeemed even before May so please renew or join early.
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MPS PENANG AGM AND SEMINAR 2019
To all Members,
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Annual General Meeting of the Malaysian Pharmaceutical Society Penang Area will be held on:
Date: 13th January 2019
Venue: Vistana Hotel, Penang.
There will also be a CPD session before the AGM and will begin at 1pm
MPS TERENGGANU AGM
The AGM of the MPS Terengganu Area shall be held as follows:
Time: 11.30 - 14.00
Venue: Hotel Grand Puteri
NATIONAL PHARMACISTS CONVENTION 2019, MPS AGM AND ANNUAL DINNER
Please block your dates for the National Pharmacists Convention, Annual Dinner and AGM
Date: 26-28 Apr 2019
Venue: Hotel Istana, Kuala Lumpur
COMMUNITY PHARMACY: BUSINESS INSURANCE, FINANCING & STRATEGY SURVEY
Calling All Community Pharmacists
This Community Pharmacy: Business Insurance, Financing & Strategy Survey is being conducted in tandem between the MPS Community Pharmacy Chapter and the Insurance Committee. The survey will be in 3 general parts - namely Insurance, Financing & Strategy.
MPS hopes to get a good number responses for this survey in order to gauge the true needs of community pharmacists, pharmacy and community pharmacy owners.
Please take part with the link below:
POLL ON IMPLEMENTATION OF RM300 FEES FOR TYPE A POISON LICENCE
Dear pharmacists, do you all agree with the recent implementation of RM 300 fee for the Poison Licence A starting 1.1.2019?
Take part in this opinion poll. At this moment 8% agree, with 92% disagree
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