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Undergraduate And Postgraduate Courses Offered In Accredited Schools Of Pharmacy In Nigeria

To practice as a pharmacist in Nigeria, one has to study in an accredited school. The study programme is long and practically impossible for anyone to learn everything the profession has to offer. This ranges from the undergraduate and postgraduate study.

The New Oath Of Pharmacist For Pharmacy Students In Nigeria

The first sets of pharmacists to be inducted were students of Ahmadu Bello University (A.B.U), Zaria in 1988. Ever since them, thousands of other pharmacist have pass through the same process. However, on the 9th of march, 2015, the Pharmacists Council Of Nigeria (P.C.N) gave approval for a new oath to be administered to pharmacy students on the day of their induction. Let us see the new oath.
Read Also: The Pharmacists Oath For Pharmacy Students In Nigeria And Its Meaning The New Pharmacist Oath As a pharmacist, I vow to serve humanity and to support my profession’s ideas and commitments
I shall be guided in all dimensions of my life by the highest standards of human conduct and accordingly, will perform my services and duties with devotion, dignity, discretion, and honour
I shall apply the full measure of my knowledge, skills, and activities to improving the health and well being of all those I serve and place their needs above my personal interest and considerations
I shall treat a…

Programme Structure For Pharmacy Schools In Nigeria

Pharmacy is a profession that spans across several fields. To become a pharmacist, one has to go through an approved pharmacy school. This could be in Nigeria or in other parts of the world. However, the process is similar with slight variations at each location.

The Health Implications Of Living Close To Telecommunication Network Mast

I do a lot of my research using my mobile device. There are so many names given to this small device. Some people call them a mobile phone, handset, global system for mobile communication (G.S.M) etc. However, with the benefits came some reservations. These devices operate using electricity, resistors, conductors, magnets, liquids, and some other pieces of technology. When a voltage containing some level of current flow past a magnet, there occurs a field containing rays. These rays referred to as radio frequency (R.F) are to remain within the device if not for the fact that the manufacturers want the device to communicate with another somewhere else. This leads to radiation of these rays. The rays are the only means to communicate with the network base station rays.

Project Work In Pharmaceutics And Industrial Pharmacy Department

The department of pharmaceutics and industrial pharmacy (P.C.T) is designed to train students of pharmacy on safety and quality control in the production of medicinal products. It relates drug formulation, delivery, disposition, and clinical response. It is reflected in projects of pharmaceutics.
Pharmaceutics project is one of the broadest in terms of topics. In fact, hardly will a student be given a project work that has been work on before. However, the topics have little variations, as the process is always similar with previous works.

Project Work In Pharmaceutical Or Medicinal Chemistry

Be it pharmaceutical chemistry or medicinal chemistry (P.C.H), this department is one of the tough department in pharmacy. Project work reflects this stance. Drug design and development rest on the shoulders of PCH. Project works involve investigation of products of medicinal value. It could be herbal or brand drug. This post will expatiate more on them as it happens live and direct.

Rights And Responsibilities Of Students Of Pharmacy

We all have right and responsibilities in this country. However, only lawyers know most of those rights and responsibilities. That is why we run to them for guidance and they make money from it. It is not our fault. The laws of the land are more than what we can always remember. However, each one of us should know some of the basic rights in each setting. This post is about the rights and responsibilities of pharmacy students in Nigeria University.

Glutathione, The Drug Pills Most Celebrity Use To Bleach Their Skin

The rate of skin whitening is rising at an alarming rate. It is affecting both male and females as the battle for beauty is popularized by adverts and celebrities. The hearts of many that a beautiful skin is a fair skin has been influenced by these celebrities and adverts. That is why the body beauty or cream industry is doing all it can to produce products that meet these needs. Some go as far as adding constituents that does this even if is detrimental to the health of the user. They package it in such a way the user is carried away with the effect without questioning the implication.

The Cost Of Starting A Community Pharmacy At Different Location In Nigeria

Pharmacy students are always curious as to the career path they will find themselves as they graduate. Majority of pharmacy interns plan to be entrepreneurs. That is, opening a community pharmacy shop. The plan is to use internship salary and National Youth Service Corps (N.Y.S.C) reimbursement for the start-up capital. The few that succeed in saving up for this may find out the initial plan did not work out the way it was all plan.

How To Turn Pharmacy Internship Into A Full Time Employment

Pharmacy internship is a mandatory one-year programme designed to expose the young pharmacist to the real world situation. Getting a Pharmacy internship placement is one difficult aspect of the profession for now. This could be due to the number of pharmacy graduate coming into the workforce yearly compared with the limited availability of internship centers.
Another problem is the salary for the different centers as some pay more than others are. This put strain on centers that are high paying. For those pharmacy interns that got lucky, they may want to be retained in the center. This is because they may also pay their full time staffs well. This could be the reason some interns will likely want to be retained by their employer after completing the one-year mandatory internship. Everyone wants a high paying job. So what can an intern pharmacist do to captivate their managers for employment or recommendation to another high paying establishment?
One thing I have realized is that most…

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