LATEST NEWS

AJP releases
Quit smoking CPD podcast


The latest AJP 'Hear this' CPD podcast has been released.

Helping smokers to quit is a key role of pharmacy.

The evidence supporting the most effective options for treatment is constantly changing and pharmacists must keep up to date.

To hear pharmacist and Tobacco Treatment Specialist Lyn Baucia discuss the latest quit smoking approaches with College Research and Education Manager Dr Brett MacFarlane click here (for College members) OR here to listen via AJP online.

LATEST CPD

Improving the injection experience
for patients using insulin


Diabetes management, especially injection technique and appropriate needle hygiene, is often overlooked or misunderstood by both pharmacists and people with diabetes.

This eLearning module contains valuable information about insulins as well as a comprehensive guide for pharmacists on how to counsel patients on the most effective and safe injection technique.

Update your diabetes knowledge by completing the new online CPD accredited education available here

ADVANCING PRACTICE

 2016 National Competency Standards


The new competency standards for Australian Pharmacists are about to be released.

Management and leadership skills figure more prominently in the new standards and Emotional Intelligence forms an important component.

The College has several industry leading CPD activities and diploma modules ready for members to learn all about this important aspect of business and personal development.

Introduction to emotional intelligence
Emotional intelligence for leaders
Developing emotionally intelligent teams


Also look out for an upcoming AJP article on emotional intelligence by College Vocational Education Manager Rebekah Radulovich - "Want to succeed? EQ is the new IQ".

Design a CPD learning plan. For fullscreen view click on YouTube in the bottom right after playing.