FRANK Caruso, founder of Caruso's Natural Health, has been recognised by the complementary medicines sector, taking out the 2016 Lady Cilento Award at the recent Complementary Medicines Australia 17th Annual Industry Awards (PD 21 Sep).
A group of prominent Australian pharmacy owners have generously donated $140,000 to establish a new 'Scholarship in community pharmacy research' at the University of Sydney.
THE International Pharmaceutical Federation yesterday marked World Pharmacists Day with a global video message from president Carmen Pena, expressing her "heartfelt thanks to pharmacists around the world".
TRANSPORT giant Linfox says optimising the pharmaceutical supply chain in Australia would generate annual savings of at least $200 million from the Community Service Obligation funding pool.
LA TROBE University in Bendigo will be the first university in Victoria to train pharmacy students in the business of immunisation through a new partnership with the Pharmaceutical Society of Australia (PSA).
DIGITAL medication adherence company MedAdvisor says its platform continues to surge in popularity, with ceo Robert Read claiming a "nearly 45% share of the pharmacy market" following the recently announced acquisition of rival HealthNotes (PD 02 Sep).
MONASH University Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences has announced it will be offering a new doctoral program from next year, aiming to build upon world-leading research that has given the university its global high profile (PD 16 Sep 16).
PHARMACY Guild executive director David Quilty has highlighted a range of "structural, policy and regulatory barriers that make it harder for sick and needy patients to access pharmacist-delivered medicine related care".
TERRY White Group (TWG), parent company of Terry White Chemists and Chemplus, has flagged further expansion of its fast-growing network, with md Anthony White saying the next year would be "transformational" for the company.
THE Pharmaceutical Society of Australia (PSA) in its submission had highlighted to the Sansom Review of Medicines and Medical Devices Regulation that it would like to see a greater emphasis on pharmacovigilance activities.