Recent media attacks on pharmacists and their integrity are both unfounded and unwarranted, the Pharmaceutical Society of Australia says. National President of the PSA, Grant Kardachi, says the attacks contain …

The Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) Agreement will open up vast new markets for Australian companies, including manufacturers of innovative medicines and vaccines, Medicines Australia CEO, Tim James, said today. “Pharmaceuticals …

Australia’s community pharmacies are people-pleasers, proving they know what customers want, says a spokesperson for Roy Morgan Research. For the third consecutive year, Guardian Pharmacy took out the Chemist/Pharmacy of …

Mastering the art of referral hand-in-hand with the pharmacist is an essential skill for pharmacy assistants, says Sam Maalouf, Amcal Max business manager, Doncaster East, Victoria. Sam has won numerous …

Many pharmacists have real concerns about OTC codeine-based analgesics  and are open to alternate options, a new survey reveals. The survey conducted for AFT Pharmaceuticals, makers of Maxigesic (which does …

At the Australian Pharmacy Professional conference on the Gold Coast, Guild National President George Tambassis and Amneal Pharmaceuticals Managing Director Gavin Upiter presented cheques of $10,000 each to Jhaike Braham of …

The Pharmacy Guild of New Zealand and the Pharmacy Guild of Australia have signed a new Memorandum of Understanding (MOU). Representatives from the Guilds renewed their MOU, first signed in …

The Pharmacy Guild of Australia has awarded Luke Vrankovich the title of Inaugural MIMS Pharmacy Guild of Australia Intern of the Year. Luke has been an outstanding intern at CHC …

A recent headline in medical newsletters stating ‘Pharmacists reluctant to give up on homeopathy’ misrepresents the public position of the PSA, the organisation says. The newsletter reports made no reference …

News Limited newspapers have today carried a story about pharmacies which completely distorts the reality currently facing community pharmacies in Australia, the Pharmacy Guild says. The report, How a pharmacy …

The AJP team is live blogging from the Pharmacy Guild of Australia’s APP2015: transforming pharmacy – opportunities and challenges conference. Throw open your doors and shout to the world that …

Almost two thirds of people surveyed about their cholesterol health were unaware of their scores and had not taken a test in the past year, despite recommendations that people older …