Leading South Australian and Northern Territory pharmacists were honoured at the 2018 PSA SA/NT Awards
The Pharmacist of the Year Award was presented to Dr Janet Sluggett, a pharmacist researcher embedded within an aged care organisation, an accredited pharmacist and a professional services pharmacist with CPIE Pharmacy Services.
The 2018 Early Career Pharmacist Development Award was won by Dr Jacinta Johnson, from the University of South Australia.
She was recognised for her leadership and mentorship through the SA/NT Early Career Pharmacist Working Group. The Award celebrates a young achiever who strives to raise practice standards and provide a model of practice others strive to meet.
Dorsa Maher won the PSA SA Gold Medal. She has completed her internship at the Flinders Medical Centre and has an interest in the quality use of medicines, research and education. She received the medal from Emeritus Professor Lloyd Sansom AO.
Colin Johns OAM was acknowledged as a Life Member.