Japan Pharmaceutical Association: Board members June 2012

Reference:  WPPF_JPA Board of Directors 2012 --- To: Western Pacific Pharmaceutical Forum We are pleased to inform of the directors and treasurers of Japan Pharmaceutical Association appointed in June, 2012. Please find the attached file.…

Food and Drug Administration plans to promote the relevant management and standard for pharmacists to sell medical devices through virtual channels

Reference:  http://www.fda.gov.tw/eng/news.aspx?newssn=8945&classifysn=118 --- In consideration of the development of the oncoming channels, such as Internet, TV shopping, mail-order purchases and etc. The channels provide more diverse…

Major Change in Taiwan’s “Regulations of Inspection and Sealing for Biological Drugs”

Reference:  http://www.fda.gov.tw/eng/news.aspx?newssn=8946&classifysn=118 --- The Department of Health, Executive Yuan promulgated part of the amended articles of Taiwan’s “Regulations of Inspection and Sealing for Biological Drugs”…

Many misread adverts: survey

Reference:  http://www.taipeitimes.com/News/taiwan/archives/2012/07/08/2003537250 --- A recent survey by Shih Hsin University has given media literacy in Taiwan a minimal grade and found considerable room for improvement in the public’s…

2012 WPPF Executive Meeting

Reference:  Country Reports provided by Executive Secretary Mrs. Nariel Ware                  Photos provided by Korea Pharamceutical Association---Country report Vietnam.doc Country report Japan.doc Country report Philippines.doc Country…

Overview in Critical Care

Reference:  http://pss.org.sg/pss/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=1422:overview-in-critical-care&catid=157:pss-events&Itemid=163 --- http://pss.org.sg/pss/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=1422:overview-in-critical-care&catid=157:pss-events&Itemid=163

The drug price reduction scheme took effect

Reference:  http://eng.kpanet.or.kr/bbs/desc.jsp?cat=eng_news&oid=17647&pg=0 --- The Ministry of Health and Welfare has implemented a new scheme to reduce the drug prices since January, 2012. The new medicine price…

KYPG PLUS DAY

Reference:  http://eng.kpanet.or.kr/bbs/desc.jsp?cat=eng_news&oid=17648&pg=0 --- Korean Young Pharmacist Group (KYPG) held the 3rd PLUS DAY for the purpose of promoting the communication and mutual exchange of information…

The 63th National License Examination for Pharmacists

Reference: http://eng.kpanet.or.kr/bbs/desc.jsp?cat=eng_news&oid=17649&pg=0 --- Total 1,614 examinees passed the National License Examination for Pharmacists conducted on January 17.   National Health Professional…

PAC12 Early Bird registrations extended

Reference: http://www.psa.org.au/archives/13307 --- 20 July 2012  PAC12 Early Bird Registrations have been extended, giving pharmacists extra time to save money while ensuring their attendance at the pharmacy profession’s premier…