The Finnish Pharmacy Days 2017 reached over 6000 visitors

The Finnish Pharmacy Days 2017 reached over 6000 visitors | Oriola

The Finnish Pharmacy Days, largest annual educational event for the pharmaceutical field, was organized at the Messukeskus Helsinki, Expo and Convention Centre on the 17th and 18th of November. This year the event reached over 6000 visitors during Friday and Saturday.

Oriola, Farenta and Pharmaservice participated in the event with their common stand. Farenta’s Recruitment Manager Liisa Haapakoski presented the most versatile career paths for professionals within the pharmaceutical field in Finland. Farenta’s research concept and Anja dose dispensing services were presented in the common stand as well.

- As usual, the Finnish Pharmacy Days had a tough bustle throughout the fair. Farenta's showmakers showed that records were made to be broken and they contacted a record number of visitors. The most versatile career paths aroused much interest, says Farenta’s Haapakoski.

Farenta’s Research Manager Outi Koskela presented Farenta’s brand new diabetes study.

- The study shows patient’s experience on the reimbursement scheme change in the most unique way. The role of the research pharmacies is very important in collecting the survey data. During the presentation we announced that Vammalan 1. apteekki was awarded the Research Pharmacy of the Year 2017 title.

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Oriola’s popular brands Gefilus, Lysi, Apteekkarin and newcomer mineral cosmetic brand IDUN were also presented in the event.

- I think the atmosphere was very good in the event. IDUN received a lot of attention, and Gefilus, Lysi and Apteekkarin novelties did that, too, says Sales Director Minna Tähtinen from Oriola.