IIUM Pharmacy Debate Team Won 1st Place in 5th MyPSA National Pharmacy Debate Competition (NPDC) 2018
Date : 15 November 2018
Reported by : Dr. Muhammad Izzat Fahimuddin
Category : News
Kulliyyah of Pharmacy would like to congratulate our students for emerging as the Champion of the 5th MyPSA National Pharmacy Debate Competition (NPDC) 2018, which held on 5th until 7th October 2018 at MAHSA University Bandar Saujana Putra Campus. These 3-days programme is an annual event held by one of the pharmacy schools in Malaysia in collaboration with Malaysian Pharmacy Students' Association.
The Grand Final featured a team each from IIUM (Opposition) and University Kebangsaan Malaysia (Government). IIUM Team consisting of Year 3 Pharmacy students; Brother Azhari Bin Azizi (1st speaker), Brother Muhammad Hambali bin Mohd Khalid (2nd speaker) and Brother Umar bin Azhar (3rd speaker), emerged as the champions outperforming UKM team in a highly contested Grand Final on the motion that “This House will disallow employers from accessing the mental health records of employees and job applicants”. IIUM debater, Brother Azhari also received the Grand Final Best Speaker Award.