MPS Announcements, Articles & News Alerts
MINUTES OF 52ND ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING OF THE MPS
The Minutes of the 52nd MPS AGM that was held on 28th April 2019 Hotel Istana is now available for members to view. This is at the MPS website members only section. Members will need to login with their password.
If there are any feedback please do so within 30 days from the notice of this announcement ie, by 13th July 2019 by email to firstname.lastname@example.org with subject matter:
MPS 52AGM minutes - <your name> for example MPS 52AGM minutes - Adam
Malaysian Pharmaceutical Society
To login please visit www.mps.org.my and click on the ?Members Section? or human icon on the top right.
PERSONAL DATA PROTECTION ACT (ACT 709) 2010
This is a reminder that each community pharmacyoutlet has to be register under the Pesonal Data Protection Act.. However if you outlet is part of the chain / group, then only the HQ need to register as the main licence holder and the branches just but each outlet has to pay a minimia amount.
More information at http://www.pdp.gov.my/index.php/en/soalan-lazim)
There is a pre-registration before applying for the licence and it can be done online at
https://daftar.pdp.gov.my Please follow through this registration.
For the guide to the registration you may go to: http://www.pdp.gov.my/index.php/en/guide-to-registration
PHARMACIST ANNUAL CERTIFICATE
You could actually start to apply for next year Annual Certificate. In fact this can be done as early as in April Before applying please get your CPD points certificate ready. You can use the 2018 CPD points for this application.
Note: For the 2021 Annual Certificate you can use the CPD points earned in 2019 so start to accumulate them now. You can apply for the 2021 in early 2020.
14th MPS - PHARMACY SCIENTIFIC CONFERENCE / INTERNATIONAL
CONFERENCE ON PHARMACEUTICAL RESEARCH AND PHARMACY
Jointly organized with the International International Islamic University from 19-20th Oct 2019. It will be held in conjunction with the International Conference on Pharmaceutical Research and Pharmacy.
Abstracts and accepted full article will be published in the Journal of Pharmacy and BioAllied Sciences ( SCOPUS - indexed)
Theme is Drug Utilisation Research in the Era of Big Data.
- Early Bird registration: 1st Sep 2019
- Closing date for abstract submission: extended till 31st May (from 1st May)
- Notification of abstract acceptance: 30th Jun
- Deadline for full article submission: 31st Jul
MEMBERSHIP BENEFIT - FROM NAZA AUTO
Members can now have an additional option for the purchase of cars for personal use. NAZA Auto has offer to provide MPS members rebate from their nett selling price for some of their car models:
- Kia: 4 - 6 %
- Peugeot, Citroen and DS: 5%
OTHER NEWS IN BRIEF
POSTGRADUATE DIPLOMA IN DIABETES MANAGEMENT AND EDUCATION PROGRAMME (PGDME)
- In collaboration with the International Medical University.
- Objective : to enhance the skills of healthcare professionals working with people with diabetes. This includes pharmacists in clinical, community and retail setting.
- Fees offer: By the IMU bursary a special 20% discount on tuition fees for MPS members
- Duration: 1 year full-time student or within a maximum period of 3 years as a part-time student.
- Assessment is via a 100% in-course activities
- The programme is currently open for registration of its second intake of students in July 2019.
MPS will verify the membership upon the candidate signing sign up for the program.
PARENTERAL NUTRITION SEMINAR 2019
Date: 26-28th Jul 2019 in Eastin Hotel, Petaling Jaya
Theme: Translating Nutrition in Pharmacy Service: The Forgotten Needs
CMEd SILVER ACCREDITED PHARMACIST
CMEd Silver Masterclass (face-to-face): 21st Sep 2019, from 9.30am - 1.00pm at Wisma MPS; fees RM159/-. Scholarship of RM100 is available for the 1st 50 completed learners. (Pre-requisite: completed the Bronze programme - both online module and Masterclass)
KONVENSYEN HALAL FARMASEUTIKAL KEBANGSAAN 2019
Date: 2-4 July 2019
Venue: Hotel Perdana, Kota Bharu
CPD AND COMMUNITY PHARMACY TASKFORCE KEDAH/PERLIS MEETING
Date: 20th Jul 2019 at Starcity Hotel, Alor Setar
Register at bit.ly/cptaskforc
PAHANG PHARMACY CONFERENCE 2019
Date: 19-21 July 2019
Venue: Auditorium Hospital Tengku Ampuan Afzan
3rd NATIONAL PAEDIATRIC PHARMACY MEETING
Date: 24rd-25th July 2019 at Le Meridien, Putrajaya
There will also be a one-day pre-conference: Thalassemia Adherence Management Workshop on the 23rd July 2019 as a sequel to the 2nd NPPM event held in 2017.
COMPREHENSIVE DIABETIC WORKSHOP 2019 - PENANG
Date: 17th August 2019 (Saturday)
For further information, feel free to email to email@example.com.
SABAH STATE PHARMACY CONFERENCE 2019
Date: 24-25th Aug 2019, The Marriott Hotel, Kota Kinabalu.
The programme and registration can be accessed at:
at www.sabahpharmsoc.com or email to firstname.lastname@example.org
VISIT TO HOSPITAL DUCHESS OF KENT SANDAKAN
The MPS Hospital Pharmacy Chapter shall be organising a visit to the Hospital Duchess of Kent, Sandakan form 12-14 July 2019
- Ryan Chan: 016 442 3428 (Sandakan EXCO member, Sabah Pharmaceutical Society)
- James Voo: 012 864 4008 (Hosp Duchess of Kent, Sandakan, Clinical Pharmacist)
For more program details, log on to bit.ly/2PTnzKr
PERAK PHARMRUN 2019
In conjunction with WORLD PHARMACIST DAY 2019, Bahagian Perkhidmatan Farmasi Negeri Perak in collaboration with Malaysian Pharmaceutical Society (MPS) Perak will be organising an event for all RUNNERS
Date :8 September 2019 (Sunday)
Registration: ( open till 1st Jul 2019)
- Download JomRun from Play Store / App Store
- Android app: http://bit.ly/jomrun
- Iphone app: http://bit.ly/jomrunios
For more infomation visit: http://jomrun.com/event/Perak-PharmRun-2019
For further enquiries, do check out our official Facebook page and instagram "PERAK PHARMRUN 2019"
or you may contact our TEAM:
- Azura: 016-7740843
- Mastura: 017-4462719
- Ng: 012-5362648