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AWARENESS ABOUT MEDICATION SAFETY AND PHARMACOVIGILANCE

One day workshop on Medication Safety & Awareness on Pharmacovigilance was held at the University of Lahore, Pakistan, in collaboration with the University Sains Malaysia. The Dean, Faculty of Allied Health Sciences, Prof. Dr. Syed Amir Gilani, University of Lahore and Director Institute of public health Prof. Dr. Saleem M Rana were the organisers of the event. Rabia Hussain, Ph.D. scholar from the University Sains Malaysia facilitated the session and presented a guiding tool for healthcare professionals. This tool could help in the reporting of adverse drug reactions in any healthcare setting.

During the session, Professor Dr. Mohamed Azmi Hassali from the School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Malaysia, stated that the issue related to the safe use of medicines is critical in developing countries, like Pakistan. He stated that such workshops are a great step to improve medication safety and pharmacovigilance awareness among healthcare professionals.

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