MPS-Pharmacy Scientific Conference 2012, 31st Oct – 02nd Nov 2012, Hotel Istana, Final Programme (Updated with Oral Presentations Timetables)



Pre-Conference Event
29th – 30th October 2012 (Monday & Tuesday)
08.00 am – 18.00 pm
Research in Generic Pharmaceutical Manufacturing
Department of Pharmacy, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya
Day 1: (Wednesday 31 October 2012)
14.30 pm – 18.00 pm
Registration at Istana Hotel, Kuala Lumpur
Day 2 (Thursday 01 November 2012)
07.30 am – 09.15 am
Registration at Istana Hotel, Kuala Lumpur
09.15 am – 09.30 am
Chairperson: Prof. Dr Aishah Adam, UiTM
Keynote Address: Pharmacy: Leading & Managing ChangeDato’ Eisah Abdul Rahman,MOH
09.30 am – 10.40 am
Opening Ceremony
MC: Ms Syireen Alwi
09.30 am Arrival of VIPs
09.45 am Welcoming speech by Assoc Prof Dr Mohamed Ibrahim Noordin,, Chairperson of Organising Committee
09.50 am Speech by Datuk Nancy Ho, President of MPS
10.05 am Opening Speech by Guest–of-Honour
10.40 am – 11.00 am
Tea break: Exhibition, Poster viewing and Judging
11.00 am – 11.45 am
Chairperson: Prof. Dr Aishah Adam, UiTM
Plenary 1: Evolving Pharmacy Education , Prof. Dr. P. T. Thomas,UKM
11.45 am – 12.30 pm
Chairperson: Assoc. Prof. Datin Zoriah Aziz, UM
Plenary 2: Synergism?Prof. Dr. Robert Verpoorte, Leiden University, Netherlands
12.30 pm – 13.00 pm
Symposium Talk 1: The Role of Activated Vitamin D In The Management of Postmenopausal Osteoporosis, Dr Eugene Wong, Pantai Hospital Kuala Lumpur
13.00 pm – 14.30 pm
Lunch / Exhibition, Poster viewing and Judging
14.30 pm – 15.00 pm
Room 1: Pharmacy education/ Social Pharmacy
Chairperson: Assoc Prof Dr Chua Siew Siang, UM
Room 2: Pharmaceutical Chemistry / TCM / Pharmacology / Physiology Chairperson:  Prof Dr Chung Lip Yong, UM
Room 3: Pharmacy Practice/ Clinical Pharmacy
Chairperson: Dr Lo Yoke Lin, UM
Room 4: Pharmaceutical Technology
Chairperson: Assoc Prof Dr Mohd Ibrahim Noordin, UM
Invited Speaker 1: Career PathwayPn Abid Haq,MOH
Invited Speaker 2: Drug Design, Prof Stephen Doughty, Un of Nottingham, Malaysia Campus
Facilitator: Patient BehaviourDr Lo Yoke Lin,UM
Invited Speaker 4: Counterfeit Medicines, Mr Mazlan Ismail, MOH
15.00 pm – 16.30 pm
Oral Presentations
Oral Presentations
Oral Presentations
Oral Presentations
16.30 pm – 17.00 pm
Tea break (Exhibition, Poster viewing and Judging ) & end of First Day
20.00 pm – 22.15 pm
Pharmacy Night
Day 3 (Friday 02nd November 2012)
07.30 am – 08.30 am
Registration (for late arrival participants)
08.30 am – 09.30 am
Chairperson: Mr John CP Chang, MPS
Plenary 3: Leading and Managing Change: Military Pharmacy Perspectives , Colonel Dr. A. Halim Hj Basari, Ministry of Defence
09.30 am – 10.00 am
Symposium Talk 2: Generic Quality, Safety and Efficacy – Manufacturer’s Perspectives, Mr Jimmy Piong, Kotra Pharma (M) Sdn Bhd
10.00 am – 10.30 am
Tea break / Exhibition, Poster viewing
10.30 am – 11.30 am
Chairperson: Dr Reena Rajasuriar, UM
Plenary 4: Pharmacogenetics: A primer, relevance and opportunities for pharmacists,  Prof. Dr. Rusli Ismail, INFORMM, USM
11.30 am – 12.30 pm
Room 1:Pharmacy education/ Social Pharmacy
Chairperson: Ms Nurul Adilla Hayat Jamaluddin, CUCMS
Room 2: Pharmaceutical Chemistry/
TCM/ Pharmacology/ Physiology
Chairperson: Dr Michael James Christopher Buckle, UM
Room 3: Pharmacy Practice/ Clinical Pharmacy
Chairperson: Prof Dr Rosnani Hashim, CUCMS
Room 4:
Pharmaceutical Technology
Chairperson: Drs. Riyanto Teguh Widodo,
Oral Presentations
Oral Presentations
Oral Presentations
Oral Presentations
12.30 pm – 13.00 pm
Closing Ceremony
Closing remarks by MPS President
Presentation of Best Poster Awards
Closing remarks by Organising Chairman
13.00 pm  
Lunch & Adjourned

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Pre-Conference Workshop on Clinical Pharmacy Preceptorship Training is cancelled

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