The Malta Chamber of Pharmacists

The Malta Chamber of Pharmacists is the voice of the pharmacy profession in Malta and a key promoter of the safeguarding of the health of the public through its policies and its members. The Chamber is a pioneer in the introduction of the Pharmaceutical Care Concept in Malta.
The Malta Chamber of <span style="color: #a32928">Pharmacists</span>

The Chamber

Is the voice of the pharmacy profession in Malta.

Careers

Monitors undergraduate Pharmacy Education and promotes excellence.

Campaigns

The Malta Chamber of Pharmacists embarks on different campaigns.

Address

The Professional Centre,
127, Sliema Road,
Gzira GZR1633

Pharmacies Roster - Sunday and Public Holidays

World Pharmacy Day 2018

  “Pharmacists: Your medicines experts… “Pharmacists: Your medicines experts”.is the theme o...
The grass is not greener on the same side of the law – The Malta Independent

The grass is not greener on the same side of the law – The Malta Independent

Medicalising the grass and sanctioning weed for enjoyment is top agenda. The momentum seems to have ...
Pharmacy-Based Interventions to Increase Vaccine Uptake

Pharmacy-Based Interventions to Increase Vaccine Uptake

A delegation from the Malta Chamber of Pharmacists Council was invited by the European Interdiscipli...
Measles cases in the EU treble in 2017

Measles cases in the EU treble in 2017

Today's National Broadcaster TVM reported yet again that there has been a measles epidemic outbreak ...
Pharmacists, a rare species? – Mary Ann Sant Fournier

Pharmacists, a rare species? – Mary Ann Sant Fournier

The pharmacy degree is unique in its generalist nature. Our pharmacist graduates are versatile in th...
Medical marijuana ‘not a wonder drug’, ‘will not fill a void in the medicine market’ – MAM – The Malta Independent

Medical marijuana ‘not a wonder drug’, ‘will not fill a void in the medicine market’ – MAM – The Malta Independent

The introduction of medical marijuana will not fill a gap which does not currently exist in the medi...
Want to see how many calories you’re consuming this Christmas?

Want to see how many calories you’re consuming this Christmas?

Obesity is one of the most common health concerns in Malta, and two university students have exposed...
WADA publishes 2018 List of Prohibited Substances and Methods (September 29, 2017)

WADA publishes 2018 List of Prohibited Substances and Methods (September 29, 2017)

Today, the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) publishes the 2018 List of Prohibited Substances and Meth...
Targeting Obesity through a Community Pharmacist Driven Approach

Targeting Obesity through a Community Pharmacist Driven Approach

The Chamber has issued a call for a pharmacist nutritionist/s as well as the supply of blood glucose...

Submissions to the Political Parties on the vision for Pharmacy by the Kamra Tal-Ispizjara Ta’ Malta Electoral Campaign 2017

The Malta Chamber of Pharmacists made it's submissions to the political parties on the vision of Pha...

Kamra tal-Ispizjara ta’ Malta is Affiliated with the Malta Health Network

The Malta Health Network (MHN) was set up in 2007 with the aim of representing in Malta, in the EU a...

Press Release: E-Prescriptions

18th August 2016 PRESS RELEASE The Malta Chamber of Pharmacists, whilst welcoming the move tow...

Targeting Obesity Project – EoI for Screening & Monitoring Devices

Expression of Interest for Screening and Monitoring Point of Care Device Expression of interest f...

Kamra Presents its Position to Conjoint Parliamentary Standing Committee re Emergency Contraception (EC)

The Kamra was invited to present its position re Emergency Contraception (EC) to the conjoint Parlia...

Pharmacy Council Elections 2016

Kamra tal-Ispizjara ta' Malta is pleased to note that following a call for nominations to fill five ...

Morning After Pill – Clarification of Position Statement following Petition

The Kamra Tal-Ispizjara Ta' Malta notes the petition issued on 30/06/16 by CITIZENGO (http://citizen...

Pharmacists are Free, Independent HCPs

The Malta Chamber of Pharmacists refers to the report carried in Times (June 22)  entitled "Leading ...

Response to the Press – Chamber's Position re the Morning After Pill

Below is the Chamber's response to questions sent by the Malta Independent. The Malta Chamber of Ph...

Annual General Meeting Outcome

The Annual General Meeting of the Kamra tal-Ispizjara ta’ Malta (Malta Chamber of Pharmacists) was...

Annual General Meeting

The Annual General Meeting of the Malta Chamber of Pharmacists will be held on Thursday 5th May 2016...

Kamra meets HE the President of Malta on the importance of pharmacists in patient care

A delegation of the Kamra led by the President Mary Ann Sant Fournier met HE the President of Malta ...

Kamra President Elected CMTU Vice-President

The Kamra is pleased to inform you that at the National Council meeting of the Confederation of Malt...

Press Release on the occasion of World Diabetes Day 14th November 2015

The pro-active celebration of World Diabetes Day is, as you are aware, a tradition of long standing ...

Malta Chamber of Pharmacists Calls for Improved Access to Innovative Medicines and Services

  The Malta Chamber of Pharmacists yesterday hosted the leader of the Opposition, Dr. Si...

Servizz ġdid biex jitwasslu l-mediċini tal-anzjani fi djarhom

Stqarrija konġunta bejn il-Ministeru għall-Enerġija u s-Saħħa, l-GRTU u l-Kamra tal-Ispiżjara Jiġi ...

World Pharmacists Day 2015

Press Release on the occasion of The Pharmacy Expo (The Palace, Sliema 23rd September 2015) and Worl...

International Women's Day (IWD) – 8th March 2015

On the occasion of International Women’s Day (IWD), the Malta Chamber of Pharmacists would like to t...

British National Formulary 65 / 66

  We have a limited number of BNF 65/66 available for sale at 5 Euros each. These may be...

Meet the Kamra Executive Event Successful

The President and Council would like to thank all those pharmacists who attended the above event las...

Chamber hosts AMR and PRIMA to discuss generic prescribing and dispensing

The Kamra hosted a meeting with AMR and PRIMA on monday 19th January to discuss the recently issued ...

Sedqa Seminar

A model Substance Abuse Free Employee Policy (S.A.F.E) at the workplace was launched yesterday morni...

Multiple Claims for Trade Union Recognition FNTU

The President and Secretary have attended a Forum Nazzjonali Trade Unions Seminar held last Saturday...

Annual General Meeting 2014

The Annual General Meeting of the Kamra tal-Ispizjara ta’ Malta (Malta Chamber of Pharmacists) was h...

Annual General Meeting 2014 Elections

These are the results of the Executive Council elections held at the 2014 AGM yesterday, Friday 19t...

TAKE CHARGE OF YOUR HEALTH – CHECK YOUR DIABETES RISK

The Malta Chamber of Pharmacists in collaboration with the Maltese Diabetes Association and Malta Ph...

Information to Travellers on the Ebola Virus Disease UPDATED

Posters updated:     As a precautionary measure to limit possible exposure t...

Information to Travellers on the Ebola Virus Disease

As a precautionary measure to limit possible exposure to affected areas with Ebola, the Public H...

Ebola Virus Information Meeting for Community Pharmacists

The Malta Chamber of Pharmacists is collaborating with the Infectious Diseases Control Unit of the P...

Joint Statement Between the Ministry of Energy & Health, Chamber of Pharmacists & GRTU Healthcare Section

A productive meeting was held between the Chamber of Pharmacists, the GRTU Healthcare Division, the ...

Preferential Treatment of POYC Patients – PRESS RELEASE

The Malta Chamber of Pharmacists refers to the recent reports in the printed and broadcasting media ...

Preferential Treatment of POYC Patients

PRESS RELEASE - FOR URGENT RELEASE The Malta Chamber of Pharmacists refers you to today's publish...

The Right Medicine at the Right Time, at an Affordable Price, by the Pharmacist of the Patient’s Choice

PRESS RELEASE   In the light that today, Friday January 17th 2014, was the closing date for publ...

IDF Europe Newsroom – High number of people with diabetes in Europe receiving inadequate care

http://213.186.33.3/~idfeurop/index.php/highlights/129-high-number-of-people-with-diabetes-in-europe...

A National Diabetes Strategic Plan – Pharmacists’ Role

The present Pharmacists-Driven Diabetes awareness campaign( Naqqas ir-riskju tad-diabete: Staqsi l-I...

Minimise your risk of type 2 Diabetes

The Malta Chamber of Pharmacists appeals to the public in general to participate in a health awarene...

Minimize Your Risk of Diabetes 11-30 November

    A Pharmacist Driven Health Awareness Campaign, On The Occasion Of World Diabe...

Press release – Budget 2014 – 5th November 2013

The Kamra ta’ l-Ispizjara ta’ Malta welcomes the Government’s commitment to resolve the present ou...

IDF Europe Newsroom – Ingredients for a healthy lifestyle: Join IDF Europe to celebrate World Diabetes Day!

IDF Europe Newsroom - Ingredients for a healthy lifestyle: Join IDF Europe to celebrate World Diabet...

WDD Campaign 2013 – What’s On?

The Kamra ta’ l-Ispizjara ta’ Malta would like to invite you to participate in a health awareness ca...

World Pharmacists Day 2013 – 25th September 2013

Today, Wednesday, 25 September is World Pharmacists Day instituted by  FIP, International Ph...

BNF ONLINE One Month FREE Trial

The Malta Chamber of Pharmacists is pleased to inform you that it has reached an agreement with the ...

Commonwealth Travel Fellowship 2013

The Malta Chamber of Pharmacists is pleased to announce - the Commonwealth Travel Fellowship 2013. ...

The Kamra Tal-Ispizjara Ta’ Malta (Malta Chamber Of Pharmacists) Lambasts The Alternattiva Demokratika (AD) Speakers On Pharmaceutical Services.

22 February 2013  Press release The Kamra ta' l-Ispizjara ta' Malta (The Malta Chamber of Pharmaci...

2012 A Challenging Year to Remember! Time For Renewal 2013!

While hoping that this message finds all of you in good health in the New Year, we wish to remind yo...

Chamber Delegation to present l-Istrina 2012 donation to HE The President on Thursday 24th January

The Chamber wishes to thank all those pharmacists, students, speakers, sponsors and the general publ...

POYC New Agreement Meeting for Pharmacy Owners

A meeting for Pharmacist & Non-Pharmacist Proprietors will be held at the GRTU premises in Valle...

Meeting for Pharmacist & Non-Pharmacist Proprietors on New POYC Agreement

A meeting for Pharmacist & Non-Pharmacist Proprietors will be held at the GRTU premises in Valle...

Minimise Your Risk of Diabetes/Naqqas ir-Riskju tad-Dijabete – Participating Pharmacies

Pharmacist Driven Health Awareness Campaign On The Occasion Of World Diabetes Day under the disti...

Training Seminars for World Diabetes Day Campaign – 22nd & 29th October

TO PHARMACISTS AND PHARMACY STUDENTS PARTICIPATING IN Pharmacist Driven Health Awareness Campaign...

World Diabetes Day (WDD) Campaign – Are You In or Out?

Pharmacist Driven Health Awareness Campaign On The Occasion Of World Diabetes Day The Kamra ta’ l-I...

Weight Management within Community Pharmacy – 8th August 2012

Ms. Vanessa Petroni is a final year pharmacy student and a nutritionist at the Health Promotion and ...

Overwhelming Response to Welcome Event for 2011 and 2012 Pharmacy Graduates

The President and Executive Council of the Kamra ta' l-Ispizjara ta' Malta welcomed the 2011 & 2...

POYC Tax Deduction Circular

Most of you by now have received a link to be able to download the application form for the Tax Dedu...

Welcome Event for 2011 & 2012 Pharmacy Graduates

The President and Executive Council of the Kamra ta' l-Ispizjara ta' Malta will be welcoming the 201...

This coming Friday: Sharks Around Malta — Malta Cafe Sci's next event at 20:00 Ta Fra Ben Reggae Bar, Qawra

When you hear the word shark, what is the first thing that pops into your head? The image of a dark ...

POYC Tax Credit EGM Change of Venue

The Kamra ta' l-Ispizjara ta' Malta in collaboartion with GRTU will be holding an Extraordinary Gene...

Save the Date for Dine 4 Diabetes Gala Dinner 6th July 2012

DIABETES affects 31 million people in the European Union - in Malta there are about 40,000 people wh...

Launch of the New European Database for Suspected Adverse Events Reports

EPF is pleased to announce the launch of the new European database of suspected adverse drug reactio...

POYC – Patient Centered Pharmacists’ Service in the Community – CPD 11th June

As you are aware, negotiations on the next POYC agreement shall be opening soon. It is of vital impo...

Meet the CPA President Today @ Dar l-Ewropa, Valletta

The Kamra ta’ l-Ispizjara has the pleasure of inviting you to the second seminar of this year’s CPD ...

Continuing Professional Development (CPD) 2012 Programme May 31 – June 11

The Kamra ta’ l-Ispizjara has the pleasure of inviting you to attend this year’s CPD event with the ...

Consultation Meeting on Amendments to Legislation

The Kamra ta' l-Ispizjara and other stakeholders discussed their views and opinion re three (3) impo...

Pharmacy Services Information Page will GO LIVE in May

The Kamra is striving to improve and upgrade its website so as to be able to make it a reference poi...

ScheduleV Act Reform – Be Informed

  Please note that DH and POYC circulars pertaining to this reform have been posted in t...

Subject: Information Session on the Innovative Medicines Initiative Fifth Call for Proposals being held at the Medicines Authority on 2nd April 2012

The Medicines Authority in collaboration with the Malta Council for Science and Technology and the I...

World Kidney Day – 8 March 2012

This year the Campaign will focus on the positive outcome of kidney transplantation and the life-sav...

Sympathy Message – Owen Farrugia

The President and Executive Council of the Kamra ta' l-Ispizjara ta' Malta express their sympathy on...

European Pharmacists Welcome the Closure of all Pending Infringement Proceedings against the Community Pharmacy Sector – PGEU PRESS RELEASE

The Pharmaceutical Group of the European Union (PGEU) welcomes the decision of the European Commiss...

Training on Sexual Health: Call for Registration

The Ministry of Health, the Elderly and Community Care launched The National Sexual Health Policy in...

Protected: Chamber Meeting with Pro-rector Academic Affairs, UOM Should Further Reassure Pharmacists and Pharmacy Students

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Unequivocal Position Statement Published by Pharmacy Council re MPharm Degree

We would like to call for the attention of ALL PHARMACISTS and PHARMACY STUDENTS with regards to the...

Kamra Asks Pharmacy Council to Consider Issuing Certificate of Equivalence to MPharm Degree

The University of Malta has recently changed the course structure leading to the qualification that ...

Protected: Information Seminar on the Transposition of Legislation of Pharmacovigilance and Falsified Medicines

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Kamra Supports Information Leaflet on Reference, Generic and Falsified Medicines published by the Medicines Authority.

The Kamra ta' l-Ispizjara the' Malta has been proactive in the recent months in giving its feedback ...

Malta Eczema Society Fund Raising Activity – 16th September

The Malta Eczema Society is organizing its annual fund raising BBQ activity this year on Friday 16th...

Medicines Authority Launches SMS Notifications Services

The Medicines Authority has just launched a new service through which medical practitioners, dentist...

Next CPD Dialogue Meeting 13th June: "Dementia – What We Need to Know"

The Kamra ta’ l-Ispizjara ta’ Malta is holding its next Continuing Professional Development (CPD) di...

Protected: Helping Patients Having a Disability – 30th May: Lecture Notes

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''Helping Patients Having a Disability” Dialogue Meeting Monday 30th May

Following the outstanding Childhood Obesity session last Monday 23rd June the Kamra is holding the 4...

''Childhood Obesity – Pharmacists’ Interventions” Dialogue Meeting Monday 23rd May

The Kamra ta' l-Ispizjara ta’ Malta is holding its third Continuing Professional Development (CPD) d...

Patient’s Rights Day Seminar, 18 April, SVPR

The   Malta Health Network (MHN) brings together health NGOs to work together to give a  better voic...

27 Hour Walk in aid of Guatemala

  REGISTRATION FORM & SPONSOR SHEET

PGEU Press Release – European pharmacists welcome adoption of the Falsified Medicines Directive but questions remain to be answered

The Pharmaceutical Group of the European Union welcomes the adoption by the European Parliament of ...

PRESS RELEASE – Medicines Authority should NOT be part of new consumer affairs body

Medicines Authority should NOT be part of new consumer affairs body The Kamra ta' l-Ispizjara ta'...

MEETING FOR B’KARA POYC PHARMACIES

20 December 2010 To all Pharmacist Proprietors and Pharmacy Owners, Managing and Locum Pharmacist...

European Law Report – Restrictions on Pharmacy Licences

TIMES OF MALTA Thursday, 17th June 2010 http://www.timesofmalta.com/business/view/20100617/features/...

European Court of Justice Ruling Re. Pharmacy Licensing

ECJ RULING Berlin - EU member states are free to control the establishment of new pharmacies by ...

Tax Deduction POYC

  Tax Deduction Application in terms of Legal Notice 171 of 2010 Dear Pharmacy Owner, ...

Mrs Olga Felice

We wish to announce the sad departure early this morning at 1.30 a.m. of Mrs Olga Felice, the belo...

Kamra's response to MAM press release

PRESS RELEASE The Kamra ta’ l-Ispizjara ta’ Malta is flabbergasted to say the least at the misinf...

Solidarity with colleague Stephen Falzon

The President, Council and Members of the Kamra would like to express solidarity with colleague St...

THE KAMRA TA’ L-ISPIZJARA TA’ MALTA DISAGREES WITH COURT RULING

PRESS RELEASE 8th April 2010 The Kamra ta’ l-Ispizjara ta’ Malta shall and has always been in favo...

Budget 2010 – POYC – Press Release

POYC in the Budget speech 2009 – National rollout to proceed The Kamra ta’ l-Ispizjara ta’ Malta ...

Press Release POYC

POYC – Change And Innovation In Community Pharmacy Services Onwards And Upwards! The Kamra ta’ l-Is...

SEMINAR INVITATION

Dear Pharmacist, The Malta Chamber of Pharmacists will be holding a seminar on the 15th October be...

FLAWS IN THE AUGUST TIMES REPORTS AND EDITORIAL ON POYC

The Malta Chamber of Pharmacists strongly objects to the recent Times reports on POYC (11th - 12 A...

PRESS RELEASE – POYC & RE-IMBURSEMENT SYSTEM

PRESS RELEASE 11th AUGUST 2009 Reference is made to the article entitled ‘Reimbursement system pro...

NOTICE OF URGENT MEETING

Dear Licence Holders We are holding an urgent meeting TOMORROW Tuesday 23rd June at 8.00 PM for...

Letter to Government Health Centre Pharmacists re. UHM directive

Managing Pharmacists and pharmacists in Government Health Centre Pharmacies Dear Colleagues, The M...

Influenza A (H1N1) Update Seminar

Will be held tomorrow 13th May at Mater Dei Hospital, Main Conference Auditorium (Block C, 3rd Flo...

IMPORTANT MEETING RE: LN364: Opening & Closing of Pharmacies

Top priority for the Chamber this week is to resolve the ongoing saga of the opening and closing of...

Influenza A(H1N1) News

Influenza A(H1N1) – Pandemic Alert Level 5 Following the news of an outbreak of swine flu, or: Infl...

UPDATED – PHARMACY LICENCE CONDITIONS ISSUE

UPDATED 18/02/09 Dear Colleagues, We are pleased to announce that following the strong stance take...

Important medicines out of stock – Muscat (published timesofmalta.com)

Pharmacy of your choice Important medicines out of stock - Muscat Health Minister issues reassurance...

January News – Facing the Challenges in 2009

To all Pharmacists Dear Colleagues, As you may appreciate like in the rest of the world, everybody ...

Annual General Meeting 2008 – New Executive Council

Following the Annual General Meeting held yesterday, Tuesday 9th December 2008, at the Federation o...

ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING 2008

Dear Pharmacist, The Annual General Meeting of the Malta Chamber of Pharmacists will be held on Tu...