Swift School of Pharmacy, Rajpura, celebrated 57th National Pharmacy Week under the theme Pharmacists for a Healthy India at its Campus. Students of B. Pharmacy & M. Pharmacy participated in various activities including Rangoli, Poster / Collage making, Slogan writing, debate and Quiz organized related to the theme.
On the first day, a rally was organized in Ghanaur constituency with a motive of DRUG FREE PUNJAB. Students of Pharmacy College walked through the streets and markets raising slogans against drug abuse. Dr. G. Munjal, President, Swift Group of Colleges presided over the function. While congratulating & motivating the students, Dr. Munjal said that we have to divert the mind of youth from drugs towards other recreational activities. He appealed all the students to join this campaign to make Punjab drug free. Dr. Maninder, Asstt. Director SGOC, Mr. Anshu Gupta and Nadeem Khan were also present among others on the occasion.
In the series of the celebrations, a guest lecture was organized to mark the occasion. Dr. A.K. Tiwary, Professor & Ex Head, Department of Pharm. Sci. and Drug Research, Punjabi University, Patiala was the Guest of Honor for the occasion.
Dr. Tiwary, enlightened the students about the various careers that can be opted in the field of Pharmacy and scope of Pharmacy in the future. Dr. Tiwary further added that as care providers, pharmacists have achieved tremendous success in their goals to improve quality of patient life.