UAP secures Second Position in Poster Presentation in Pharmafest-2017 at NSU


University of Asia Pacific has secured the second position in poster presentation in the Pharmafest-2017 organized by NSU Pharmaceutical Club in association with Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, North South University on March 23, 2017. James Regun Karmoker, a student of Pharmacy department, UAP, in the poster presentation with his Master's (MS Pharm Tech) thesis work titled "Development and Optimization of Acyclovir Loaded Mucoadhesive Microspheres by Box-Behnken Design" supervised by Professor Dr. Selim Reza.

The other universities that participated in the poster presentation were Dhaka University, North South University, Khulna University, ASA University, Atish Dipanker University, Dhaka International University, Noakhali Science & Technology University, and World University of Bangladesh. The first and third positions were secured by North South University and Noakhali Science & Technology University, respectively. A total of 21 posters were presented in this event altogether. In the inaugural session, Major General Md. Mustafizur Rahman, Director General of Directorate General of Drug Administration (DGDA) was present as the Chief Guest, and Prof. Atiqul Islam, Vice Chancellor, NSU was the Special Guest. The session was chaired by Prof. Dr. G. U. Ahsan, Pro Vice Chancellor (designate) and Dean of School of Health and Life Sciences, NSU.