Pharmacy is the science and technique of preparing and dispensing drugs. It is a health profession that links health sciences with chemical sciences and aims to ensure the safe and effective use of pharmaceutical drugs. The scope of pharmacy practice includes more traditional roles such as compounding and dispensing medications, and it also includes more modern services related to health care, including clinical services, reviewing medications for safety and efficacy, and providing drug information.
The art of healing people through the use of medication has been prevalent in every culture and every civilization throughout history. Its importance is unmistakable, its contribution consistently significant and its practice detailed and imperative in every community. This art, Pharmacy, has developed tremendously in both the scientific fields it encompasses and its prevalence and application in society. The implications that the future of pharmacy holds, its ever-expanding influence on both the healthcare and scientific community and the constant need for professionals dedicated to the field of pharmacy promises a multitude of career options to any potential Pharmacy trainee.
The field of pharmacy can generally be divided into:
* Pharmacology and toxicology.
* Pharmaceutical Chemistry
* Pharmacy practice
Pharmacists practice in a variety of areas including community pharmacy, hospital pharmacy, clinical pharmacy, Ambulatory care pharmacy, compounding pharmacy, military pharmacy, pharmacy informatics, and oncology pharmacy.
The implications that the future of pharmacy holds, its ever-expanding influence on both the healthcare and scientific community and the constant need for professionals dedicated to the field of pharmacy promises a multitude of career options to any potential Pharmacy trainee. At Ishik University, our goal is to be a leader in the field of pharmacy, through excellent teaching standards and by providing the best possible environment for undergraduates to excel. We have invested heavily in our laboratory facilities by procuring a variety of scientific machinery to allow our student to learn about the practicalities of Pharmacy. We promote an ethos of open-mindedness, continuous optimization, and improvement of our services and a dedication to enhancing our students experience while studying here at the University of Ishik.