Engaging Community Pharmacists in national TB programme: A path-breaking development in India
- At: 2012 FIP Congress in Amsterdam (the Netherlands)
- Type: Presentations + Posters
- By: GHARAT, Manjiri (Indian Pharmaceutical Association & Prin.K.M.Kundnani Pharmacy Polytechnic, Pharmacy, Ulhasnagar, India)
- Co-author(s): Prasad, S. (Lilly MDR TB Partnership, Gurgaon, India)
Vijayan, S. (Global Health Advocates, Delhi, India)
Sheth, P. (International Pharmaceutical Federation & SEARPharm Forum, Delhi, India)
Background:: India has large number of community pharmacists (700,000) across the country. Inspite of the large presence, Community pharmacists have not been involved in any National Health Programs. Indian Pharmaceutical Association (IPA)took initiatives to pilot a public-private partnership project of engaging community pharmacists, in Revised.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.