The Faculty of Pharmaceutical science of Ahmadu Bello University in collaboration with Shalina Healthcare limited has organised a Young Talent award for the final year students of Pharmacy of ABU at Gabriel Osuyide Leture Theatre, main campus, Samaru.
It will be recalled that the ABUs Faculty of Pharmaceutical science will represents the entire faculties of Pharmaceutical science of the universities in northern Nigeria.
About Young Talent Award
Young talent award is a professional examination designed and sponsored by Shalina Health Care limited to help the aspiring pharmacy students in building an excellent career in pharmacy profession.
In the program, final year students of Pharmaceutical Science are invited to take part in a written examination, fifteen candidates with the highest score will be shortlisted, the fifteen candidates will conduct another test that will leave only six, at the final stage, another test will be conducted to pick the best three candidates that will represents Ahmadu Bello University and the entire northern region at the national level scheduled to hold next year at Lagos.
Among the final three, the first will get a whooping fifty thousand Naira, the second runner will receive thirty thousand Naira, while the third will receive twenty thousand, and the rest of the participants will also receive gifts from Shalina Health Care Limited.
The event is expected to give the young Pharmacy students an opportunity to meet and create a beneficial relationship with the professionals in the field and private organisations that actually hire pharmacists.
Report, Yahya Usman.