The Indian Pharmaceutical Association – Students’ Forum -Maharashtra State Branch (IPA-SF MSB) in association with MET Institute of Pharmacy organised Maharashtra Pharma Congress on 10th January, 2015. Hosted at MET, this Maharashtra Pharma Congress was a part of the annual tech fest conducted by IPA-SF MSB.
NEXTECH 2015, the technical fest of Rx Nexus commenced on 10th of January with The Maharashtra Pharma Congress. It was started with an address by Ms. Munira Loliwala, General Secretary – Cultural Council (Student) of MET Institute of Pharmacy (Degree). She spoke on the importance of vaccines in our lives thereby educating the students for the same. The first speaker for the Seminar Series was Mr. Nirmal Minawala. He is the founder of Aroma Treasures. He elaborated on Cosmeticology and Perfumery. He had interesting facts to share about the perfumery field.
The second session was conducted in order to take the participants out of the routine and to induce serenity. It was a Music Therapy Session conducted by Ms. Geethika. The third session was a one on Polypharmacy, it was conducted by MET, IOP faculty Mrs. Vaishali Dixit. She gave a detailed and extensive explanation of the topic. The final session on Pharmacogenomics was conducted by Mr. Vinod Gupta from Cognizant. Overall it was a great learning session.