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‘A once-in-a-generation agenda setter’: Professor Michael Dooley receives 2022 Fred J Boyd Award
2022 SHPA Awards

‘A once-in-a-generation agenda setter’: Professor Michael Dooley receives 2022 Fred J Boyd Award

Professor Michael Dooley, Director of Pharmacy at Melbourne’s Alfred Health and Professor of Clinical Pharmacy of the Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences of Monash University, received the 2022 Fred J Boyd Award, recognising his impact as a pharmacy industry leader, researcher and innovator committed to improving patient outcomes across the reach of health care, and his revolutionary stewardship of the SHPA from 2014 to 2018.

Collaboration is key as Hospital Pharmacists spotlight medicines safety

Collaboration is key as Hospital Pharmacists spotlight medicines safety

The Society of Hospital Pharmacists of Australia (SHPA) has marked the culmination of Medicines Safety Week and build-up to World Antimicrobial Awareness Week by reiterating the indispensable role of pharmacists both in interdisciplinary hospital teams and bridging care gaps to the community and residential aged care.

Skills shortage report strengthens SHPA call for pharmacy workforce plan
National Pharmacy Workforce Plan

Skills shortage report strengthens SHPA call for pharmacy workforce plan

SHPA has reiterated its call for the commissioning of a ten-year National Pharmacy Workforce Plan to support pharmacy workforce sustainability, after the nationwide shortages of Hospital Pharmacists and Retail Pharmacists were formally acknowledged yesterday by the National Skills Commission (NSC).

Strong abstracts signal countdown to MM2022
Medicines Management 2022

Strong abstracts signal countdown to MM2022

SHPA has formally finalised the rigorous abstract review process for Medicines Management 2022, the 46th SHPA National Conference (MM2022) with one month of Early Bird registration remaining as momentum builds toward the return of the marquee face-to-face event.

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