Equitable access and effective use of medicine is critical to closing the gap in health and life expectancy between Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders and other Australians.
Over 60 per cent of Australians currently have unwanted medicines in their home, says a new study conducted by Griffith School of Human Services and Social work.
Community pharmacy staff are being sought by Griffith University as part of a study to improve the role of the local pharmacy and meet the needs of people with mental illness.
Griffith awards scholarships in a bid to further develop the non-government community mental health workforce.
Improving the role of the local pharmacy to meet the needs of people with mental illness is the aim of a national research project at Griffith. Following a $2.1m federal grant, the Griffith research team launched the Mental Health and Community Pharmacy Project through the Pharmacy Guild of Australia. Aligned with the Australian Government’s focus on mental health as a […]