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Q&A with Dr Hans-Georg Eichler, Senior Medical Officer at European Medicines Agency, London

By Juliet Pisani-Forde. Ahead of the National Medicines Symposium (NMS) 2018 next month (May 30-June1) we spoke with international keynote speaker Dr Hans-Georg Eichler about...

New framework to drive better lung-cancer care

In an Australian first, Cancer Australia this week launched a framework to improve the outcomes and experiences of people affected by lung cancer -...

Real-time monitoring: its time is now

Pharmacy Guild of Australia NSW Branch President David Heffernan says the national objective must be to end prescription-drug deaths, with a concerted national approach...

$2 million to cure genetic epilepsy disorders

Federal Minister for Health Greg Hunt has announced a $2million fund to support research into finding a cure for genetic epilepsy disorders. March 26 was...

One third of alcohol-related deaths due to cancer

Almost 6,000 Australians die from alcohol-attributable disease, including cancer, in a single year – about one person every 90 minutes, according to new research. The...

New high-dose flu vaccine available to over-65s

Sanofi Pasteur's Fluzone High-Dose is available on the National Immunisation Program ahead of the 2018 influenza season for people aged 65 and older. Fluzone High-Dose,...
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