The 9th National Pharmacy Quiz and Piala Aisyah 2017 was a national academic competition among the undergraduates students majoring in Pharmacy. The quiz competition was first founded and organized by International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM) while Piala Aisyah was a compounding competition founded and organized by UiTM and this is the second time this competition was held but in a different place with different organizer.
This year, Persatuan Farmasi Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM), Penang was the organizer for this grand event. There were 14 participating local universities out of 21 that struggle against each other to grab two trophies, Piala Tariq and Piala Aisyah for quiz and compounding competition respectively. The universities involved are:
- AIMST University
- Asia Metropolitan University (AMU)
- Cyberjaya University College of Medical Sciences (CUCMS)
- International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM)
- International Medical University (IMU)
- Lincoln University College (LUC)
- MAHSA University
- Monash University
- Taylor’s University
- UiTM Puncak Alam
- Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM)
- University Malaya (UM)
- Universiti Kuala Lumpur Royal College of Medicine Perak (UniKL RCMP)
- Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM)
Here are the tentative of the events:
Here are the result of the competition:
From the result obtained during preliminary round, the teams that managed to move to the other round are the 8 teams listed on the highest rank which are IMU B, UM A, USM A, CUCMS A, UKM A, Taylor’s A, CUCMS B and IIUM A.
The 8 teams compete with each other in the semi final round and next, only FOUR teams that will be chosen to proceed to the FINAL ROUND. And the teams are:
Finally, the winner of Rx Quiz 2017 goes to USM A. The first runner up is IIUM A nd 2nd runner up goes to Taylor’s. The winner of Piala Aisyah is UiTM B, the second runner up goes to MAHSA B and lastly, the second runner up is UniKL A.
Congratulations to the winner of Rx Quiz and Piala Aisyah. Not to forget, CONGRATULATIONS to the organizing team! Your effort was paid off in the end after USM team was awarded as the winner of Rx Quiz 2017.