Developing a curriculum for standardized formal training of pharmacy assistants in zimbabwe
- At: 2014 FIP Congress in Bangkok (Thailand)
- Type: Poster
- By: MONERA, Tsitsi Grace (University of Zimbabwe College of Health Sciences, Pharmacy, Harare, Zimbabwe)
- Co-author(s): Marume, Amos (University of Zimbabwe Faculty of Veterinary Sciences, Harare, Zimbabwe)
Mutingwende, Isaac (University of Zimbabwe College of Health Sciences, Harare, Zimbabwe)
Background: Over the counter staff and pharmacy assistants supply the majority of non-prescription medicines to consumers. The dominant practice in Zimbabwe is to recruit the assistants without regard to their level of education or experience; a scenario which poses significant threat to the safety of consumers.
Aim: To describe the development of .. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.