ANDREW Gaudin has accepted the role of chief executive for the Pharmacy Guild of New Zealand effective 04 July 2016.
MORE than 1.8 million Britons have signed a petition against the proposed pharmacy cuts in the UK, with the massive document handed over to Prime Minister David Cameron earlier this week.
THE Pharmaceutical Society of Australia has issued a new formal position statement on the implementation of a national real time medicine monitoring system.
AMCAL and Guardian Pharmacies are getting behind Kidney Health Week (22-29 May), with the initiative urging all Australians to check their kidney health because it’s possible to lose 90% of kidney function without symptoms.
SYDNEY pharmacist Anthony Cheung has pleaded guilty to poisoning a co-worker (PD 16 May), admitting to spiking her drink with prescription drugs 23 times.
THE Society of Hospital Pharmacists of Australia has appointed Sally Ridgers as its new general manager of Education and Services, as part of a restructure to ensure quality member services.
THE potential closures of up to one in four community pharmacies in the UK will place an “untenable burden on local GPs,” according to Pharmacy Voice, which is campaigning against proposed massive cuts to pharmacy funding.
THE Australian Competition and Consumer Commission has confirmed the filing of a Notice of Appeal regarding the $1.7 million fine levied against Reckitt Benckiser for contravening the Australian Consumer Law (PD breaking news yesterday).
NPS MedicineWise winners winners of the biennial National MedicineWise Awards have been announced as part of the ninth National Medicines Symposium last week in Canberra.
THE Society of Hospital Pharmacists of Australia has appointed Andrew Matthews to the newly created position of General Manager of Workforce Transformation.