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  1. National plan for lung conditions

    3 October 2018

    The draft of the first National Strategic Action Plan for Lung Conditions is now available for public comment.

    National | Forefront | Community Engagement

  2. World Mental Health Day

    3 October 2018

    World Mental Health Day, being held on 10 October, is a day for global mental health education, awareness and advocacy, as well as rising public awareness of mental health issues worldwide.

    National | Forefront | Community Engagement, Leadership

  3. Pharmacy Assistant National Conference

    19 September 2018

    Pharmacy staff who attend the Pharmacy Assistant National Conference (PA2018) will benefit from updated knowledge of our evolving industry.

    National | Forefront | Marketing, Community Engagement

  4. Prostate Cancer Awareness Month

    5 September 2018

    Prostate cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer in Australian men, with approximately 20,000 men diagnosed with the disease every year.

    National | Forefront | Community Engagement

  5. Busting asthma myths

    5 September 2018

    This week is national asthma week with the theme of Busting asthma myths – Get the facts.

    National | Forefront | Community Engagement, Clinical

  6. More evidence of need for real time monitoring

    22 August 2018

    International Overdose Awareness Day, a global event held on 31 August each year, is an opportunity to also recognise the work of community pharmacies is helping to reduce medication misadventures such as overdoses, and the importance of real time prescription…

    National | Forefront | Community Engagement, Advocacy

  7. Guild turns 90

    22 August 2018

    This week (20-24 August) 90 years ago, visionary community pharmacists held the first National Council meeting of the Pharmacy Guild of Australia which they established to link all State pharmaceutical organisations with a single body.

    National | Forefront | Community Engagement, Leadership, Advocacy

  8. Women’s Health Week

    22 August 2018

    Women’s Health Week, being run from 3-7 September, aims to encourage women to put themselves first for a week and to think about their health and wellbeing.

    National | Forefront | Community Engagement

  9. Hormonal contraception and DVT

    8 August 2018

    Oral contraceptive tablets are one of the most prescribed medicines used by women of child-bearing age, but many patients may be unaware of the risk of thrombosis associated with using these medicines.

    National | Forefront | Training

  10. Walking award nominations sought

    8 August 2018

    To coincide with the culmination on Saturday (11 August) of the Prime Minister’s One Million Steps campaign, the National Heart Foundation is seeking nominations for its Golden Shoe Awards.

    National | Forefront | Community Engagement


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