Out-of-classroom Learning Experience: Merck Sharp & Dohme (Asia) Limited Hong Kong Headquarters
22 Jan 2016
Year 2 students of the Higher Diploma Programme in Medical and Health Products Management (MHPM) visited Merck Sharp & Dohme (Asia) Limited (MSD) Hong Kong Headquarters in Causeway Bay in the afternoon of 22 January, 2016. The visit was coordinated by Mr. Robert Siu, Visiting Lecturer cum Former Executive Director of the Hong Kong Association of Pharmaceutical Industry.
Staff of MSD introduced the historical background of the company and its current pharmaceutical businesses in both Hong Kong and Macau to the MHPM students. After the visit, all students have a good understanding of the challenge to the pharmaceutical market in Hong Kong. Students can also prepare well for writing their business plan assignments in the Business Development module.