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World Pharmacists Day is celebrated every year on 25th September all over the world with an aim to promote and spread awareness about the pharmacist’s (health professionals who practice in pharmacy) key role in improving health in every part of the world.
World Pharmacists Day 2019 theme is “Safe and effective medicines for all”.
World Pharmacists Day was created by the International Pharmaceutical Federation (FIP) Council at the World Congress of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences in Istanbul, Turkey.
On this day (September 25) International Pharmaceutical Federation (FIP) came into existence in the year 1912.
On World Pharmacists Day occasion, several programs & activities are organized all over the globe to underscore the importance of Pharmacists and to make people understand the crucial role they played in the medical world.
Founded: 25 September 1912
Headquarters: The Hague, Netherlands
Motto: Advancing pharmacy worldwide