World Pharmacists Day 2018: Pharmacists are your medicines experts: As per decision made by FIP Council in Istanbul, Turkey in 2009, 25 September marks the annual World Pharmacists Day. this day is focused to promote and advocate for the role of the pharmacist in improving health in every corner of the world. The theme of 2018 is “Pharmacists: Your medicines experts”.
“This year, FIP focused on the extensive expertise that pharmacists have and put to use every day to ensure better patient health. “The theme of World Pharmacists Day emphasises that pharmacists are a trusted source of knowledge and advice, not only for patients but for other healthcare professionals. For every patient who walks into a pharmacy, pharmacists ensure that the right medicine is provided at the right dose and in the most suitable formulation.