ASCEPT member recognised

Professor Andrew McLachlan was made a Member in the General Division of the Order of Australia (AM) for ‚Äúsignificant service to pharmacy as a researcher, educator and administrator, and to professional medical and scientific organisations‚ÄĚ. Andrew was also recently appointed as the Head of School and Dean of Pharmacy at the University of Sydney. Congratulations Andrew!

New CEO of NPSMedicine Wise

Mr Steve Morris to replace outgoing chief executive Dr Lynn Weekes.

Steve Morris has extensive clinical and senior leadership experience coupled with deep knowledge of quality use of health technologies and the Australian health landscape. Steve is currently Chief Pharmacist for South Australia and Executive Director of SA Pharmacy. Prior to this he was Deputy Chief Executive of the National Prescribing Centre in the UK. With the support of the Executive team and staff Steve is very well placed to build on the success of NPS MedicineWise and to deliver on our mission into the future. Steve will take up the position of CEO in early September 2018.