Hamdan bin Rashid receives heads of participating delegations at DUPHAT Conference and Exhibition 2014

DUBAI: H.H. Sheikh Hamdan bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Deputy Ruler of Dubai, U.A.E. Minister of Finance and President of the Dubai Health Authority, yesterday evening received the heads of the participating delegations at the Dubai International Pharmaceuticals and Technologies Conference and Exhibition, DUPHAT 2014. The delegates included Dr. Salah Al-Mazroua, Saudi Deputy Health Minister for Logistics and a number of academics, experts and heads of associations in pharmacy and medicine from the United States, Australia, Canada and Europe.

The delegations extended their thanks and appreciation to H.H. Sheikh Hamdan for his continued support for the health sector, medicine, pharmacology and scientific research, praising the DUPHAT conference which is being held for the 19th year in the Emirate of Dubai and is considered a landmark event in the Middle East which attracts experts and pharmacists from all over the world, participating to promote knowledge and the acquisition of expertise.

The 19th session of the Dubai International Pharmaceuticals and Technologies Conference and Exhibition began yesterday under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Rashid Al Maktoum and runs for three days at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre. About 18,000 visitors and pharmacists participated in the conference’s first day.

SOURCE: WAM