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Aims and Objectives

  • To advance the knowledge and skills of practicing pharmacists through postgraduate education and training.

  • To advance the knowledge of the application of pharmacy in the total health care system.

  • To promote specialized research in pharmacy to advance pharmacy practice in specialized disciplines.

  • To identify and accredit institutions for professional postgraduate education.

  • To conduct examination and award Postgraduate Fellowship, Diploma and Certificates.

  • To pursue Continuing Professional Development.

  • To promote pharmaceutical care practice.

  • To promote the integration of traditional medicine into the National Systems.

  • To promote rational use of drugs.

  • To promote harmonization of pharmacy education in the region.

  • To promote harmonization of pharmaceutical legislation and development of national drugs policies.

  • To promote Rational Drug supply Management and Quality Assurance.

  • To perform other services and functions as may be directed by the Council of the College.

  • To co-operate with other health professionals, scientists and organizations in activities that will ensure maintenance of high standard of professional pharmacy practice and health care delivery.

  • To engage in such other activities that will ensure the furtherance of the aims and objectives enumerated above.


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