UNAIR NEWS – The efforts to make Universitas Airlangga become a World Class University (WCU) have been made by any elements of the university. One of them is Faculty of Pharmacy (FF) UNAIR. FF UNAIR has established partnership with famous cosmetic manufacturer and invited a staff of Ministry of Research, Technology and Higher Education to improve the innovation. It was conducted through a publicization event in the Assembly room on the first floor of Faculty of Pharmacy (FF) on March 8. It was a follow up for Research Excellence achievement and it was a meeting of government, university and industrials.
“From the meeting, there will be partnerships. The government have two missions for this, as the connector for the university and the industrials and also assess the research products which can be mass-produced,” said Dewi Melani Hariyadi, S.Si., M.Phil., Ph.D., Apt., as the Vice Dean III of FF UNAIR .
Dewi also added that FF UNAIR have had many products deserved to be manufactured. She hoped that the industrials can be partners so the research products can be mass-produced and useful for the wider society.
“We have had many products ready for mass production such as cosmetic made of natural materials or synthetics like Sumenep scrubs,” she said. “We also have conducted researches to produce traditional medication, but for this meeting, the industrials were focused on cosmetics,” she added.
In the occasion, the chairman of the Institute of Academic Product Development and Intellectual Property Right, Prof. Dr. Sukardiman, Apt., MS was also attending. He presented the records of UNAIR research products.
Author: Akhmad Janni
Editor: Nuri Hermawan