Premla has been qualified as a pharmacist for almost 50 years, where the majority of her career was spent as a senior manager.

During the course of her career, she has worked in various fields of Pharmacy: Retail Pharmacy Manager at various outlets, Health Inspector with the Department of Health, Assessor at the Sefako Makgatho Health Sciences University (ex-MEDUNSA), National Health Pharmacist, National Pharmacist (HOD) which involved the planning and development of Pharmaceutical Services policies that have formed the basis of our current healthcare system.

Her greatest career achievement was the initiation and development of a Chronic dispensing network for geriatric and psychiatric patients in the Durban area. This model has been used a blueprint for various chronic dispensing networks that has now been adopted nationally.

She has an extensive knowledge and experience in disease prevention and treatment.

Premla is a proven leader and a visionary we can be proud of.