1 March 2017, Petaling Jaya – ​The Malaysian Pharmaceutical Society (MPS) has started a pledge encouraging all pharmacists to become Antibiotic Guardians in response to the antimicrobial resistance crisis. “MPS takes antimicrobial resistance (AMR) very seriously. We initiated this pledge as a follow up to our commitment towards addressing and...
Kuala Lumpur, 19th September 2017 - The 1st ASEAN Conference on Healthy Ageing is set to take place this 10th-12th October in Sarawak, Malaysia. Themed Ageing - Challenges, Successes and the Journey Ahead, the conference aims to help address the issues and challenges of rapidly ageing populations in the...
27 September 2017, Puchong, Malaysia – Referring to the recent statements from the Health Minister on the Pharmacy Bill, President of the Malaysian Pharmaceutical Society, Amrahi Buang in a recent press release said, “Pharmacists and consumers are on the same page when it comes to the Pharmacy Bill; we...
Sherene Azli, Chief Executive Officer of Malaysia Healthcare (MHTC) together with the other 10 international award recipients World Health and Wellness Congress 2017. Mumbai, 20 FEBRUARY, 2017 – Malaysia’s medical travel sector, already a much sought- after choice in the Asian region, added another feather to its cap when one...
Study quoted by NYT cites dwindling sperm quality and count in present generation men Quality so bad most cannot even complete the swimming race Culprit could be chemical called endocrine disruptors, found in plastics, cosmetics, couches and pesticides Mankind as how we know it could be in trouble, folks...
Malaysian Pharmaceutical Society (MPS) recently celebrated its 50th Anniversary, with over 600 pharmacists nationwide attended the event Officiated by Datuk Dr. Shahnaz Binti Murad, Deputy Director General, Research and Technical Support, Ministry of Health Malaysia, the event highlighted MPS’ effort in championing important healthcare related issues, locally and...
Malaysia Healthcare Travel Council (MHTC), also known as Malaysia Healthcare, launched InsigHT2017 on 26 September 2017; a conference that brought together the medical travel and healthcare industry’s top players and practitioners to discuss and evaluate the latest challenges, trends, and general outlook impacting the industry. The annual conference, held for...
KUALA LUMPUR, September 18, 2017 – With increased hyperconnectivity and medical technology that transcend beyond borders, travel and healthcare has become synonymous with internationalism. Patients looking for higher standards of treatment or cheaper alternatives can now admit themselves into medical institutions overseas thus getting the care they want and...
KUALA LUMPUR, 8th July, 2018 – Malaysia Pharmacy Society (MPS) president, Amrahi Buang hoped the government will reveal the remaining contents of the proposed Pharmacy Bill which is still currently under the wraps of the Official Secrets Act (OSA). "We've not heard anything about the Pharmacy Bill since September last year. Is the government...
30 December 2016 Puchong, Selangor –  A recent survey by the Malaysian Pharmaceutical Society shows that 77.6% of the respondents encountered problems using the Business Licensing Electronic Support System (BLESS) while 65.3% of the respondents have yet to receive their Annual Retention Certificate (ARC). Launched on 5 September 2008, BLESS...