AUSTRALIAN Olympic icon Cathy Freeman has partnered with the Baker IDI Institute this week to raise awareness of diabetes management in the Indigenous community in the Northern Territory. During her tour, Cathy, FreeStyle brand ambassador for Abbott Diabetes Care, spoke about her own brush with the disease, after being diagnosed last year with pre-diabetes during her pregnancy, and having to monitor her blood glucose levels and inject insulin four times a day. Whilst in the NT Cathy toured the Alice Springs Hospital, including the gestational diabetes clinic, and spoke at an educational symposium for health workers in Darwin. Cathy is pictured below with some of her youngest fans.
Faculty members in pharmacy schools around the world need to foster a culture of integrity amongst their students, to mitigate against potential cheating, Monash University Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences Education, Senior Lecture, Professor Dan Malone believes.
LISTED medication compliance technology provider, MedAdvisor, has announced a revamped senior executive team, including the departure of GM of Strategy, Simon Chamberlain after almost four years in the role (PD 13 Oct 2016).