OCTOBER 24–26, 2018

Pharmacy Internship Symposium

Second Pharmacy Internship Symposium organized by Pharmacy College, Qassim University

Introduction to APPE program in College of Pharmacy, Qassim University

The College of Pharmacy was established on 01/18/1426 AH with all the components of academic structure to fulfill the demands of and to support the Saudi community and its healthcare system at international standards. The College of Pharmacy, Qassim University, aims to advance health services in the Kingdom by preparing competent pharmacists, who will be able to keep pace with the ongoing developments in the healthcare sector. The college has excellent infrastructure, facilities and learning resources necessary for practical and theoretical applications in all four departments. Moreover, the strategic locations of the University campuses benefit from the proximity of government and private hospitals, where student have a wide range of opportunities for clinical training in tertiary care centers around Buraidah city and beyond. Despite its young age, College of Pharmacy has rapidly advanced in quality of education and professional training of students enrolled in the Pharm.D program. The program is of 5 years plus one year as experiential training. A Pharm.D graduate acquired knowledge and expertise in subjects within a clinical context to serve college vision and mission.2697140567

VISION
“To be a nationally distinguished college in pharmacy education and research that supports local sustainable development.”

MISSION
“To provide an advanced and accredited pharmacy education to produce professionally qualified clinical pharmacists capable of conducting cutting-edge healthcare and applied research through collaboration with local, national, and international healthcare, pharmaceutical, and research institutions.”

VALUES
“Professionalism, Creativity, Quality, Distinction, Transparency, Cooperation, Honesty, Loyalty and Belonging.”

The Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experience Program (APPE)

The APPE Program of the College of Pharmacy, Qassim University has been designed to integrate practical skills and experience with knowledge gained during the undergraduate degree. Drawing upon lifelong learning skills, interns will continually build upon this base throughout their professional career as a professional and competent pharmacist. This APPE Program assist the interns in detection and management of drug-related problems and for promoting safe and effective rational drug therapy. The APPE Program is prepared to provide academically supervised clinical experiences which will impart students to scientifically updated and appropriate methods of collecting and applying clinical information concerning the safety and efficacy of drugs.8577993085

SPEAKERS

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Prof. Yusuf Asiri

Professor of Clinical Pharmacy
Vice Rector for Quality and Development, King Saud University
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Prof. Abdulkareem Al-bekairy

Professor of Clinical Pharmacy
Dean of College of Pharmacy, King Saud Bin Abdulaziz University for Health Sciences
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Dr. Khalefa Al-Thiab

Solid Organ Transplant Clinical Pharmacist
King Abdulaziz Medical City-CR, NGHA
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Dr. Areej Al-Jasser

Nephrology Clinical Pharmacist Medication Safety Officer
King Fahad Specialist Hospital,Buraidah
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Dr. Mai Al-ajaji

Assistant Professor
Assistant Dean, King Saud Bin Abdulaziz University for Health Sciences, College of Pharmacy
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Dr. Maha Al-Ammari, Msc., MPH

Internal Medicine, and Acute Pain Service Clinical Pharmacist, Discharge Medication Counselling Team Leader
King Abdulaziz Medical City-CR, NGHA
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Dr. Sulaiman Al-Buraykan

Director of Controlled Substances Department
Saudi Food and Drug Administration
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Dr. Monira Al-whaibi

Assistant Professor
King Saud University, College of Pharmacy, Clinical Pharmacy Department
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Dr. Tariq Al-hawassi

Assistant Professor
King Saud University, College of Pharmacy, Clinical Pharmacy Department
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Dr. Jawaher Gramish PharmD, BCPS, BCCCP

Critical Care Clinical Pharmacist
King Abdulaziz Medical City-CR, NGHA
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Dr. Nada Al-Agil

Senior Clinical Pharmacist
King Fahad Medical City
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Dr. Alanoud Al-Muhareb PharmD, BCPS, BCCCP

Pediatrics clinical pharmacist
King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Center
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Ph. Mohammad Al-rufaiq

Pharmacist, Discharge Medication Counseling Program
King Abdulaziz Medical City-CR, NGHA
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Ph. Ashwag Marenga

Pharmacist, Discharge Medication Counseling Program
King Abdulaziz Medical City-CR, NGHA

Timetable

Patients Assesment and Counseling Competition

Purpose

To evaluate the knowledge, cognitive skills and communication skills of pharmacy students necessary for functioning competently and effectively as a member of healthcare team

Prizes

Grand Prize 5000 SR
2nd Prize 3500 SR
3rd Prize 1500 SR

Eligibility

The students currently enrolled in the internship year. The student currently enrolled in the year 5 of Pharm.D.

Areas of competition

Stage 1. Reading patient files
Understanding the chief complaints, medication history, medical history, and SOAP. Understanding pharmacological and non-pharmacological treatment.

Stage 2. Taking patient history
Demonstrate verbal and non-verbal communication skills. Complete history of patient.

Stage 3. Provide patient counselling
Effectively counsel the patient about discharge medications.

VENUE

Qassim University Clinics, BURAYDAH 52571

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CONTACT US

ph.intern.qu@gmail.com