Cambodia To Host a Regional Conference on Combating Counterfeit Medicines

AKP Phnom Penh, October 18, 2018 —

The Ministry of Health in collaboration with other stakeholders will organise a regional conference on combating counterfeit medicines, in Phnom Penh early next month.

This two-day regional event will take place from Nov. 5-6, 2018. The opening ceremony will be presided over by Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, while the closing ceremony by Samdech Kralahom Sar Kheng, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior.

Participants who are experts from Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam and the World Health Organisation will discuss various topics related to the impacts as well as the increase of effectiveness in controlling, investigating and monitoring substandard, counterfeit and illegal medical products.

By Khan Sophirom