Pharmacy Forecast Australia


Join the Pharmacy Forecast Advisory Committee!

Are you a strong writer and want to gain a headstart in pharmacy publishing?

Expressions of interest are now open for new Student Support positions to assist the research, referencing and writing of Pharmacy Forecast Australia 2024!

The opportunity

  • Support 1-2 themes of Pharmacy Forecast Australia 2024, joining Pharmacy Forecast Advisory Committee meetings (1hr per month).
  • Observe the survey process, provide writing and editorial support, review chapter sections and manage references.

The rewards

  • Be named as a contributor in the final Pharmacy Forecast Australia 2024
  • Contribute a ‘Research Reflection’ piece summarising your experience for publication by SHPA through Pharmacy GRIT.
  • Feature in a profile article celebrating your ‘Research Reflection’.

…and list both publications on your CV as you begin your pharmacy career!

About Pharmacy Forecast Australia

Entering its fourth yearly edition, the Pharmacy Forecast Australia is a robust conversation-starter, a strategic thought leadership piece on emerging trends and phenomena forecasted to impact pharmacy practice and the health of Australian patients into 2029.

It is intended to help equip hospital pharmacy departments to proactively position themselves and their teams for potential future events and trends with contextualised recommendations by the report’s authors.

Pharmacy Forecast Australia is a stimulant to prompt discussion that assists health system leaders in their strategic planning efforts and in their mission to provide optimal care for patients and advancing the profession of pharmacy.

How to apply

or your opportunity to join the team and make an impact on the next edition of Pharmacy Forecast Australia, please submit a short cover letter addressing why you think you’d be a great fit and attach a copy of your CV. Please submit your applications to Laura Opray at 

A maximum of three Student Observer positions are available. 

EOIs close 8pm AEDT, Friday 23 February 2024. 

Please contact Laura Opray with enquiries.

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Pharmacy Forecast Australia 2021 →


SHPA acknowledges ASHP as joint copyright holders of Pharmacy Forecast Australia 2021 and Pharmacy Forecast Australia 2022 and thanks Omnicell, Pharmacy Forecast Australia support partner.

Virtual launches

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