The Lebanese Pharmaceutical Symposium (LPS) is the flagship of the LPSA every year in August. It is a national symposium that gathers all pharmacy students and recent graduates from all 5 schools of pharmacy across Lebanon in one place.
The symposium is spread over two days and consists of:
Introducing LPSA/IPSF and a brief overview of our all-year ongoing projects.
Workshops are given by Pharmacy Professors, healthcare professionals, and Life Coaches.
Workshops that happened in the previous two symposiums:
Basic Life Support and First Aid, Migrants Health facing a Global Crisis, The Pharmacist's Role in the Hospital settings, Starting your Own Community Pharmacy, Communicate Simply and Powerfully, Eat well-Be well- Let Good Nutrition be your mission, Psychosomatism: When the mind speaks loudly, Introduction to essential oils, Pharmacists make mistakes too, Dealing with overdoses outside a healthcare institution.
Competitions: Clinical Skills and Patient Counseling Competitions
The General Assembly is where all voting on changing LPSA bylaws take place in addition to the election of the new board members for the next mandate.
The Gala dinner is where official prizes are distributed, photographing takes place, and socializing finds it best way.