Representatives from the National Australian Pharmacy Students’ Association (NAPSA) conducted a survey of industry suppliers at the recent Pharmacy Guild of Australia APP conference on the Gold Coast. The NAPSA Industrial Affairs Committee spoke to exhibitors at the APP trade show, with results currently being compiled and initial indications showing that the pharmacy profession has a lot of support for NAPSA and also values the contribution pharmacy students can make to the workplace”. APP also provided an opportunity for members of the NAPSA executive to meet face to face and make plans for the organisation over the upcoming months. Pictured below on the NAPSA stand are, from left: Chris Braithwaite, Luke Vrankovich, Xavier Agostino, Ellen Pedler and Matthew Tam.
QUEENSLAND One Nation Senator, Malcolm Roberts, stirred the medicinal cannabis debate in parliament this week claiming the Federal Minister for Health, Greg Hunt, is playing a “pharmaceutical game” with the medicine.