FOLLOWING the success of this year’s PSA Clinical and Practice Expo, the Pharmaceutical Society of Australia has unveiled plans to reprise the event in 2013. Speaking at a lunch to announce CPE 2013, Charlie Benrimoj PSA NSW branch President and Chair of the CPExpo Committee said “the old style trade fair has had its day”. “It’s about information exchange…CPExpo is a major event to extend information and give clinical knowledge,” he added. Pictured here at the launch of the preliminary program is PSA NSW branch members (from left): Lachlan Rose (VP), John Bell (Committee Member), John Bronger (Committee Member), Warwick Plunkett (Committee Member) and Charlie Benrimoj (Branch President).
HEALTH Minister Greg Hunt has hailed the contribution of community pharmacies across Australia to reducing the incidence of flu last winter, with this year’s successful primary care vaccination program helping deliver the lowest rates of influenza in the country since 2013.
THE team from Carmen Drive Pharmacy in the Sydney suburb of Carlingford (pictured) recently met with NSW Pharmacy Guild Senior Membership Manager Sonia Moss, who congratulated Yvonne, Lois and Chris for being an integral part of their local health district.