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Friends of Science in Medicine’s Ian Carr is disappointed that the Government has not taken up a King Review suggestion that pharmacies not sell homeopathy The final report had stated that …

Karumba Pharmacy in North Queensland has been named the winner of the Pharmacy Guild’s 2018 video competition for rural and remote pharmacies across Australia The competition gave rural and remote …

Trent Twomey, Queensland Guild President, talks to AJP Editor Chris Brooker about the issues affecting pharmacy being discussed during APP2018, and how Health Minister Greg Hunt appears to be across …

AJP chats with Ita Buttrose, National Ambassador for Dementia Australia, who is at APP2018 to talk about ways to reduce the risk of different forms of dementia, including Alzheimer’s disease. She …

Here at APP2018, AJP host Miranda is joined by Gary West from PDL. Gary is a professional officer within PDL’s Australia-wide incident support service, which run by, and for, member …

At the AJP stage, Miranda is joined by John Guy, professional officer with PDL.  So why is it important for pharmacists to get on board with PDL? John explains that …

For the first time, Labor’s new National Platform sets out a role for the pharmacy sector, says Shadow Health Minister Catherine King Speaking at the Australian Pharmacy Professional conference on …

PSA president says prescribing rights for pharmacists are imminent and it is a “travesty” they don’t have them yet Pharmacists may soon be extended prescribing rights if all goes to …

AJP host Miranda is joined at APP2018 by Pharmacy Assistant of the Year 2017, Stephanie Meiklejohn. What are the specific tasks that a pharmacy assistant can undertake within a pharmacy? …

With 1 in 6 couples in Australia finding it difficult to conceive, and many couples getting it wrong when it comes to timing and preconception health, we are speaking with …

Making patient care the number one priority whilst maintaining profitability is proving challenging for many pharmacists. With their vision to enhance quality of life in the community, Pharmacy 777 Managing …

What a day! Here is our first Daily Dose for APP 2018 bringing you all our favourite bits from Day 1 at the conference.