Revitalising the profession

A team from the University of Tasmania has taken out this year’s Pharmacy Guild of Australia National Student Business Plan Competition.

The winning team of Chanelle Rolls, Lauren Haworth, Mark Jones and Jenna Leighton won with their fictitious “Vitality Pharmacy” which aimed to provide the missing link in primary health care services in their Hobart region, where 20% of the population has no access to a vehicle.

Among the innovative ideas in their plan are increasing access to primary health care through a mobile pharmacy, and improving technology