The Services and Activities Committee (SAC) of the Faculty of Business organized two field trips to NEOPHARMA in Mussaffah on 10th
March, 2014 for both female and male students of the “Operations Management” class in the Faculty of Business.
Neopharma, Abu Dhabi’s premiere eco-friendly pharmaceutical manufacturing facility, lays strong emphasis on research towards the development of processes and products that are patent non-infringing – a route that can propel the company towards attaining a leading position in the Middle East Region.
Dr Riyad Chamaa, Technical Manager, Neopharma gave the students a tour of the production, storage and packaging department and briefed the students about the stages involved in medicine manufacturing. Neopharma has a vibrant research and development center that collaborates to both in-house and manufacturer’s needs. The company endeavors to provide a safe and healthy working environment on their premises for employees, customers, sub contractors and other stake holders. The visiting students had the opportunity to see these operational activities in a real business setting. Dr Somkiat Mansumitrchai, Dr Taimur Sharif, Mrs Rekha Pillai and Ms. Mariam Idrees accompanied the students during the field trip.