Most pharmacists combine work and private on social

The majority of pharmacists don’t separate their private and professional social media profiles, leading to concern the profession’s standing can be damaged by inappropriate online behaviour. 

These are just two of the findings of a new Australian study, which claims to be the first to investigate how pharmacists use social networking sites.

The study was undertaken by members of the University of Sydney faculty of pharmacy aided by pharmacy academics in Brazil and Germany, using semi-structured interviews with 31