FORMER National President of the Pharmacy Guild of Australia, John Bronger, was named in the Australia Day honours list yesterday as receiving a Medal of the Order of Australia (OAM). The citation was for Bronger’s “service to the pharmaceutical industry through roles with professional organisations”. Based in Sydney, he’s also been a community pharmacist for 40 years, is a director of the Chemist Works group of pharmacies and is the adjunct professor of Pharmacy Management at the University of Sydney.
Other pharmacists named in the
Honours List included Stephen
Shaddock from the Australian
Defence Force, awarded the
Conspicuous Service Cross for
“outstanding achievement as the
Staff Officer Grade One Health
Materiel Logistics and Pharmacy
within the Joint Health Command”.
WA Senator Michael Beahan was
also granted an AM for a range of
achievements including service to
the pharmacy profession.The above article was sent to subscribers in Pharmacy Daily's issue from 27 Jan 11 To see the full newsletter, see the embedded issue below or CLICK HERE to download Pharmacy Daily from 27 Jan 11