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Pakistan Pharmacists Association  NEWS

International course announcement for Rational Medicines Use & Medical Supply Management

Given the importance of medicines as one of the building blocks for health systems, UWC Winter School please to offer two new medicines courses in 2014. Each one-week course will be facilitated by staff from the Schools of Public Health and Pharmacy at UWC, in collaboration with several high profile international and local partners including Dr Richard Laing (formerly of WHO: Essential Medicines and now at University of Boston, USA), Management Sciences for Health and with input from local and national colleagues from the Department of Health and NGOs. The courses are targeted at health care professionals, including pharmacists, doctors and nurses involved in medicines use and management and will employ a combination of theoretical input and participatory, interprofessional learning methods including presentations, small group work, case study analysis and prescribed and optional readings.

Dr Hazel Bradley

Winter School Administration
For Attention: Tasneem Parker or Marlene Petersen School of Public Health University of the Western Cape Private Bag X17 BELLVILLE 7535
TEL: 021 959-2809
021 959-2121
021 959-2132
FAX: 021 959-2872

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