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About School of Pharmaceutical Sciences

gambar ppsfEstablished in 1972, The School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Universiti Sains Malaysia is the first pharmacy school in Malaysia. The School offers Bachelor of Pharmacy and Masters of Pharmacy in Clinical Pharmacy degree by coursework and Masters of Science and Doctoral degrees by research. The degree of Bachelor of Pharmacy with Honours is offered through a four-year programme.

The School of Pharmaceutical Sciences started its first intake of 22 students in 1972, 4 years after Universiti Sains Malaysia was established in Penang. During its brief history, the School has undergone many changes and developments, both physical and academic. It moved to the present premises in 1991, and now has modern and well-equipped laboratories for teaching and research. The current staff strength stands at 44 full-time lecturers and 20 administrative staff and 42 technical staff members. In addition, the School is also using the services of about 11 part-time lecturers from other schools or centres of the University, 15 honorary consultants/lecturers from the Health Department of Penang, Hospital Pulau Pinang and Hospital Seberang Jaya, 10 honorary lecturers form Kubang Kerian, Kelantan and 30 Pharmacy Preceptors for its clinical program.

 

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CONGRATS DR HADZLIANA ZAINAL APPOINTMENT AS YSN-ASM AFFILIATE

CONGRATS DR HADZLIANA ZAINAL APPOINTMENT AS YSN-ASM AFFILIATE

Dear Dr Hadzliana Zainal, Greetings from the Academy of Sciences Malaysia (ASM).   The Young Scientists Network-Academy of Sciences Malaysia (YSN-ASM) would like to congratulate you on your appointment as an affiliate of YSN-ASM. Your appointment as an affiliate was confirmed by the YSN-ASM Executive Council on the16th May 2018. Your appointment is for three years and will expire...

MALAYSIAN YOUNG SCIENTISTS TO MEET WITH NOBEL LAUREATES AND LEADING RESEARCH TEAMS IN EUROPE

MALAYSIAN YOUNG SCIENTISTS TO MEET WITH NOBEL LAUREATES AND LEADING RESEARCH TEAMS IN EUROPE

KUALA LUMPUR, 5 Jun: Six Malaysian young scientists will be joining the annual Nobel Laureate Meeting in Lindau, Germany and three Malaysian undergraduate students will participate in the CERN Summer Student Programme (CSSP) in Geneva, Switzerland. The six young scientists heading to Lindau from 24 to 29 June 2018 are Tan Suat Cheng, Chan...

CONGRATULATIONS DR CHAN SIOK YEE

CONGRATULATIONS DR CHAN SIOK YEE

Congratulations Dr Chan Siok Yee Sam Chan for being selected in CEO@Faculty Program cycle 2. A program that CEOs taking up the mantle of coach and mentor the young university lecturers who have the potential to become future leaders.

MYPSA NATIONAL PHARMACY RESEARCH COMPETITION NPRC 2018

 MYPSA NATIONAL PHARMACY RESEARCH COMPETITION NPRC 2018

Four of our students won medals for the 1st MyPSA National Pharmacy Research Competition NPRC 2018.Congratulations to School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, USM. Lai KengYoong ,Yuyu Yeoh, Siok-Yee Chan*, _Exploring the feasibility of existing coating machine as a potential manufacturing method in the preparation of solid dispersion_*BRONZE* and *Special Creativity Award* Muslihah...

Alumni Dinner 2017

Alumni Dinner 2017

Feeling Nostalgic, Universiti Sains Malaysia Pharmacy Alumni? Visit your Alma Mater for Pharmily Homecoming Day on December 15, 2017. The School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, USM invites alumni from all graduating classes to reunite with classmates and friends at the 2017 Pharmily Homecoming Day December 15, 2017 in conjunction with our...

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