Shaping your own future

A Western Australian pharmacist who has put mental health services at the forefront of his Perth pharmacies has been named the Astra Zeneca Innovative Pharmacist of the Year.

Swarup Afsar, from Pharmacy 777 was presented his award at the University of Technology Sydney’s Gala Dinner on Wednesday night where students, industry, academics and pharmacists came together to recognise innovation.

Mr Afsar was recognised for his development and implementation of a counselling service that is solution focused psycho-dynamic therapy, cognitive behavioural therapy and