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Title: Seminar: Management of Obesity and Overweight - Training for Pharmacists, 06th October 2012 (Saturday), IIUM, Kuatan, Pahang (Limited Seats for First 50 Participants Only)
Date: 24-Sep-2012
Category: Pahang

Management of Obesity and Overweight – Training for Pharmacists
Date: 06th October 2012 (Saturday)     Time: 08.45 am – 16.35 pm       
Venue: Year 4 Lecture Hall, Kulliyah of Pharmacy, IIUM, Kuantan
The public campaign on MyWEIGHT MyHEALTH which is aimed at creating awareness and management of adults who are either overweight or obese, is receiving good response through the helpline (1300 800 373)  with the public signing in as members. They will then receive support from the call centre with scheduled calls and also with their visits to the community pharmacists.
To further support the pubic campaign the MPS shall be holding a one-day training program for community pharmacists. This training program is aimed to provide the community pharmacists to be better prepared and equipped to provide the consumers information of weight management. Topics will include dietary advice, physical activity and behavioral change but also effective and safe weight loss medications and products.
After the training session, an assessment questionnaire will be sent to all the participants in two weeks time. All participants will be require to complete the assessment and return to the MWMH Secretariat (MPS) within 2weeks. This will constitute the completion of the training and the participants will be given a Certificate of Completion and a decal with the participant name that can be display at the pharmacy.
As there will be a workshop during the programme the number of participants shall be limited to 50 so that there is sufficient opportunity for interaction. Thus do sign up early.
08.45 am - 09.00 am
09.00 am - 09.30 am
Introduction – Overview of Obesity: Assoc Prof Dr Mohamad Haniki Nik Mohamed, Deputy Dean (Academic Affairs), Kulliyyah of Pharmacy,IIUM
09.30 am - 10.00 am
Weight Management – Diet & Exercise: Assoc Prof Dr Nik Mazlan,Dean of Allied Health, IIUM
10.00 am - 10.30 am
Weight Management – Behaviour Modification: Assoc Prof Dr Mohamad Haniki Nik Mohamed, Deputy Dean (Academic Affairs), Kulliyyah of Pharmacy,IIUM
10.30 am – 11.00 am
Tea Break
11.00 am – 12.00 pm
Weight Management – Pharmacotherapy: Assoc Prof Dr Mohamad Haniki Nik Mohamed, Deputy Dean (Academic Affairs), Kulliyyah of Pharmacy,IIUM
12.00 pm – 12.40 pm
Developing An Individualised Care Plan Part 1 – Ms Lee Yee Lan, Community Pharmacist, Alcare Pharmacy, Malacca
12.40 pm - 13.30 pm
13.30 pm - 14.15 pm
A - Diet
B - Behavioral
C - Pharmacotherapy
14.15 pm - 15.00 pm
B - Behavioral
C -Pharmacotherapy
A - Diet
15.00 pm - 15.20 pm
Tea Break
15.20 pm - 16.05 pm
A - Diet
B - Behavioral
16.05 pm - 16.35 pm
Developing an individualized Care Plan Part 2 (MyWeight My Health - What We Need To Do) – Ms Lee Yee Lan, Community Pharmacist, Alcare Pharmacy, Malacca
o    Registration Fees: a) MPS Ordinary, Postgraduate, Associate Members (with Sub Paid Up Year 2012), Life and Fellow Members – RM 50.00 ; b) Non-MPS members – RM 100.00
o    6 CPD Points (A3) & Certificate of Completion will be awarded of the training and assessment test
Name:_______________________________________________     MPS Membership No:___________________
Tel: __________________________________                   Email: ______________________________________
Please specify if vegetarian meal is required (     )
Please RSVP before 03rd October 2012 (Wednesday) to:
Fax: 03-8070 0388 Or By Email: finance.mps@gmail.com (Please insert subject with “MWMH- your name”)
Mode of Payment
A) r Cheque    r Bankdraft     r LPONo _________________ For the sum of RM ____________________
Payment should be made payable to “Malaysian Pharmaceutical Society”.
B) r By direct bank transfer for the sum of RM __________ via MAYBANK ATM / Cash Deposit Machine / TT into the seminar account. Account Name: Malaysian Pharmaceutical Society; Account Number: 0-14271-31967-2; Swift Code: MBBEMYKL; Bank Name: Malayan Banking Berhad and Bank Address: 2, Lorong Rahim Kajai 14, Taman Tun Dr Ismail, 60000 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. You must send the bank receipt to MPS to confirm your registration.

Date:__________________________                                   Signature:___________________________________

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