Welcoming Message From Organising Chairman
The 9th CPA Conference comes to Malaysia in the year 2007.
Expecting to bring in pharmacists from the Commonwealth nations around the world, the theme of the conference ?Quality Care for Better Health ? is chosen to bring out the excellence in pharmacy practice. Wide ranging topics from scientific topics, pandemic diseases, regulatory, technological to professional practice will ensure sufficiently wide coverage to meet the sectoral interests of all.
The CPA Conference to be held jointly with the annual MPS Pharmacy Scientific Conference will help raise much needed attention for pharmacy in Malaysia. Malaysian pharmacists will have the opportunity to interact with their counterparts from overseas and building friendship during this time.
Year 2007 is Visit Malaysia Year, and also the year where the nation celebrate its 50th Year of nationhood. You can expect to see celebration in a big way with many cultural programmes reflecting the various Malaysian communities. August month is also a national holiday season and is the month when ?Mega Sales Festival? is organized in KL and throughout the nation. The conference venue situated right in the centre of KL entertainment and shopping paradise, will keep participants busy beyond the meeting rooms. The competitive Malaysian currency exchange rate against many other foreign currencies will be easy on many personal budget and make your stay more affordable.
Neighbouring countries in the ASEAN region and the FAPA community will also be encouraged to participate in this exciting international pharmacy event. Marked on your diary this momentous event and you will never forget or regret.
Selamat datang to ?Malaysia, Truly Asia?.
John C P Chang
Organising Chairman, CPA-MPS Conference 2007