AIDS pharmacist Recieves FIP’s highest honour for practitioners

Buenos Aires, 29 August 2016 — Dr Ana I. Martinez, a pharmacist from Puerto Rico, USA, was recognised today with the International Pharmaceutical Federation’s (FIP’s) highest honour for pharmacy practitioners: the André Bédat Award. Dr Martinez began her career as a hospital pharmacist. She then went on to lead the Pharmaceutical Affairs Branch More...

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By admin On Thursday, April 28th, 2016

MSD Joins Campaign to ‘Close the Immunization Gap’ and “Stay Polio Free” in Africa

MSD  (, known as Merck & Co., Inc. in the United States and Canada, has added its voice to the World Health Organization (WHO) campaign to promote the use of vaccines against some of the world’s More...

By admin On Wednesday, April 27th, 2016

World Immunization Week 2016: Immunization game-changers should be the norm worldwide

World Immunization Week is a global public health campaign to raise awareness and increase rates of immunization against vaccine-preventable diseases around the world. It takes place each year during last week More...

By Yusuff Moshood On Saturday, November 14th, 2015

World Diabetes Day 2015 – “Healthy living starts at breakfast”

To mark World Diabetes Day this year 2015, WHO is calling for greater action to turn the growing tide of the global diabetes epidemic. World Diabetes Day, on the 14th November every year, has grown from humble More...

By admin On Thursday, August 7th, 2014

Ebola Update: British experts urge US to offer experimental Vaccine to Africans …as prevention campaign heightens in Nigeria

As the Lagos State Government commenced an intensive search for 27 secondary contacts, who might have had contacts with doctors, nurses and health workers, who attended to the late Liberian-American Patrick Sawyer, More...

By admin On Friday, April 25th, 2014

World Water Day: NEWSAN worries over UN projection

– Urges govt. to provide safe water for Nigerians (By Adebayo Oladejo) As the world marked the 2014 World Water Day on22 March, the Network of Civil Society Organisations on Water and Sanitation (NEWSAN), More...