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Relaxed medicine advertising guidelines are set to boost downscheduling applications, industry believes Recent reforms to advertising regulations for Schedule 3 medicines are a “big win” for consumers, pharmacy and industry, …

How should pharmacists manage the risks that come with social media? Tina Scrine, Industrial Relations Manager at the Pharmacy Guild of Australia, discusses the myriad ways that pharmacies are using …

That’s a wrap from us for APP 2018 and what an amazing four days it’s been! We hope you’ve enjoyed our coverage of the event and be sure to check …

Kos Sclavos, APP Chairman, summed up APP2018 as ‘inspiring’. He tells AJP host Miranda why the Health Minister’s address engendered positivity; that our overseas speakers shared great insights; and that …

There were some low blows and cheap shots at the Pharmacy Guild’s Great Debate on the Saturday afternoon of APP2018 Were things really better in the “good old days”? This …

Our look at the nitty-gritty of day three’s events here at APP2018, with AJP editor Chris Brooker and AJP host Miranda Deakin. The Great Debate outcome (no spoilers!), medicinal cannabis …

Songbird pharmacists Elise Apolloni and Natasha Jovanoska from Capital Chemist Wanniassa, ACT for their #APP2018 song! With APP2019 coming up soon, it’s time to start working on your own act as we’re …

Curtis Ruhnau, Director of PDL NSW, tells AJP host Miranda about the ‘no blame culture’ within PDL, whose priority is to be there for pharmacists on their most difficult days. PDL’s …

AJP host Miranda is joined by Toni Riley, program manager of the RUM project, and two of the winning pharmacies in this year’s RUM competition:   Paul Nathan and Christian …

Is it possible that the online retail giant could acquire a large pharmacy group like Chemist Warehouse? Experts aren’t ruling it out. Here’s how to prepare Amazon are a potential …

Women need to take control of their own future in pharmacy, and seek advocates, delegates to the APP2018 conference heard Facilitator Wendy Phillips, former executive director of the Pharmacy Guild …

All eyes were on the Gold Coast this week, as thousands of pharmacists headed up to the Australian Pharmacy Professional Conference It’s been a big week for community pharmacy, and …