Sunday, November 18, 2018
African Society for Laboratory Medicine ASLM is set to hold its 2018 Annual conference. The conference serves as a platform for the international lab medicine community to share best practices, acquire knowledge & debate innovative approaches to combat African and...
The Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) in Plateau State has expressed worry over what it described as the persistent insecurity in the state saying repeated violent conflicts puts pressure on the already “weak and ineffective health care system."The association stated...
The President of the African Fertility Society, Prof Oladapo Ashiru, has warned Nigerians to avoid diabetes disease by being mindful of what they eat and drink. Speaking during a public lecture organised by the City Club in Lagos, on Thursday,...
The President, National Association of Pharmaceutical Technologists and Pharmacy Technicians of Nigeria, Mr Balogun Adetola, has said that many public and private health facilities in the country are poorly staffed. He stated that the staffing decadence in health facilities was...
In the wake of the alert to Nigeria by the South Korean Ministry of Food and Drug Safety about drug products contaminated with human remains from fetuses, infants and flesh, allegedly smuggled into South Korea from China, the Pharmaceutical...
Ahmed Yakasaipicture 11The Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria (PSN) has reiterated that for medicine security, the Federal Government must as a matter of urgency take critical action to implement the National Drug Policy. PSN President, Ahmed Yakasai while briefing newsmen on...
The National Association of Nigeria Nurses and Midwives (NANNM) yesterday in Lagos urged the three tiers of the government to recruit more nurses and midwives. This, it said, was necessary to reduce maternal and child mortality. ...
Following high rate of fake drugs in circulation, Drug Distribution Inspection Committee and Enforcement (DDICE), an arm of the Pharmacists Council of Nigeria (PCN), has urged Nigerians to patronise only registered drugs outlets. Thus, the organisation has embarked on...
West African College of Nursing Nigeria Chapter Annual General Meeting/Scientific Conference Kanon Dabo, 2018 Theme: EMERGING HEALTH CHALLENGES: The Changing Role of the Nurse in the Era of New Technolgy and Innovation. Sub-Themes: * The Challenges and Role of...
The Nigerian Medical Association (NMA), on Monday says it will extend the ultimatum given to the Federal Government to reconstitute the Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria (MDCN) by two weeks. The NMA President, Dr Francis Faduyile, in a statement...