Tehran(IP)- The Vice President of Research and Technology of the Health Ministry said that improving the health index and reducing health costs is one of the important missions of pharmacists.

Iran PressIran news: The 12th Conference on. Clinical Pharmacy was held on June 7, 2023, and is underway for 3 consecutive days with specialists in attendance.

Younes Panahi stated: One of the slogans of governments' serious step is always universal health coverage and the efforts continue nonstop to do so.

Attending the event, the head of the Food and Drug Organization, Heydar Mohammadi outlined: Considering the need in medical centers, the number of clinical pharmacists is low, now we have 31,000 clinical pharmacists, and more are added to these people every year.

He went on to conclude: According to the recent approval of the 7th Development Plan, 25% of the capacity should be added annually.


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