In what has been described as a successful and wonderful conference, the just concluded 11th Annual Scientific Conference and Exposition of the Nigerian Association of Pharmacists and Pharmaceutical Scientists in the Americas (NAPPSA) ended on a terrific note with highest number of participants from Nigeria and Europe.
The newly installed president of the association, Dr Leo Egbujiobi, however sympathised with those members, who were prevented from attending the conference, due to the hurricanes, adding that they had results-oriented discussions.
In the president’s vote of thanks to all, he specially acknowledged the contributions of the LOC team, for a job well-done. “We thank Prof. Sunny Ohia, Pharmacist Iloanya and the entire LOC team for their exceptional leadership, friendliness, and fantastic hospitality accorded the largest ever crowd of attendees. Our immediate past president, Dr. Nkere Ebube, left a big shoe to fill. Thank you Houston for making NAPPSA proud”, he remarked.
Egbujiobi also appreciated all the attendees -the young professionals, and to our Nigerian colleagues for the wonderful fellowship. He described how they had special time to socialize, deliberate on serious issues on the state of pharmacy and healthcare in the global society.“It is noteworthy that we also had the largest number of individual pharmacists and scientists who travelled from Nigeria and Europe in attendance. I personally enjoyed the several outstanding scientific posters presented by our rising stars”, he emphasised.