On the 10th of December, 2019 for the first time in Rivne region the meeting of pharmaceutical industry workers took place at the newly established Medical Academy. The forum was attended by pharmacists, pharmacy managers and pharmacy business owners from all over the Rivne region, representatives of drug manufacturers and, of course, the staff of the Department of Chemical and Pharmaceutical Disciplines, who initiated and organized the meeting. The event was held jointly with the State Service for Drugs and Drug Control in Rivne region, with the participation of the management of the State Labor Office in Rivne region and Rivne Regional Territorial Branch of the Antimonopoly Committee of Ukraine.
During the plenary meeting in the press-conference format the topical issues related to legislative changes and typical violations in the work of pharmaceutical companies of different forms of ownership, as well as important moments of implementation of a degree education in the pharmaceutical field were discussed. In order to improve their professional skills, lectures were held by manufacturers' representatives. Within the framework of the forum, a charity “PHARMACY OF HAPPINESS” was functioning with the purpose of transferring the raised funds to the public organization “Foundation for assistance to children with special needs “You are not alone”. The Pharmaceutical scientific and practical forum has become a platform for sharing knowledge, experience in solving problematic issues, as well as a communication bridge between employees of various pharmaceutical institutions.