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Education and news for pharmacists, with a focus on Australian clinical pharmacy practice. Supported by the SHPA, Alfred Health and Austin Health. Hosted by Jane and Dan, we provide CPD and news for pharmacists, especially those interested in Australian clinical practice.

Education and news for pharmacists, with a focus on Australian clinical pharmacy practice. Supported by the SHPA, Alfred Health and Austin Health. Hosted by Jane and Dan, we provide CPD and news for pharmacists, especially those interested in Australian clinical practice.
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Education and news for pharmacists, with a focus on Australian clinical pharmacy practice. Supported by the SHPA, Alfred Health and Austin Health. Hosted by Jane and Dan, we provide CPD and news for pharmacists, especially those interested in Australian clinical practice.

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English


Episodes

PPP064 - Are We Wasting Our Patient's Time? with Prof Brian Dolan

12/1/2018
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Recorded live at MM2018, the 44th SHPA National Conference, Jane, Dan and Kristin caught up with keynote speaker Prof Brian Dolan. Brian is Director of Health Service 360 (UK) and Director of Service Improvement, Canterbury District Health Board, NZ where his role includes whole system culture engagement and change. why boredom could be worse than smoking for our patients the language that we use in healthcare that can be problematic for our patients what is meant by the term “PJ...

Duration:00:26:01

PPP062 - Live! From the Antibiotic Allergy in Practice Workshop 2018

11/17/2018
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This is Part 2 of our episode recorded live at the Antibiotic Allergy in Practice Workshop at Austin Health. We spoke to Prof Elizabeth Phillips, Professor of Medicine at Vanderbilt University (USA); Prof Connie Katelaris, Allergist and Immunologist at the University of Western Sydney and Campbelltown Hospital; and Dr James Yun, Allergist and Immunologist and the University of Sydney. We were really lucky to get to speak to this panel of experts. We asked them about: practical aspects of...

Duration:00:24:31

PPP062: Live from the Antibiotic Allergy in Practice Workshop

11/3/2018
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Jane and Dan attended the Antibiotic Allergy in Practice Workshop, held at Austin Health. In this bumper episode we speak with a number of distinguished guests around the management of antibiotic allergy: Dr Ar Kar Aung, ID Physician from The Alfred discusses the classification and detection of antibiotic adverse reactions Dr MIchelle Goh, Dermatologist at Alfred Health, Austin Health and Peter MacCallum regarding characterising allergy phenotypes Dr Natasha Holmes, ID and Antibiotic...

Duration:00:49:25

PPP061: Ceftriaxone myths and realities with Prof Jason Roberts

10/20/2018
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Back by popular demand, Prof Jason Roberts joins Dan to discuss ceftriaxone. They discuss situations where ceftriaxone is useful (spoiler: it's not "being an inpatient") and some pharmacokinetic quirks.

Duration:00:35:27

PPP060 - Multiple Sclerosis update with AProf Ernie Butler

10/6/2018
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Jane caught up with A/Prof Ernie Butler, neurologist and head of the Monash MS Clinic at the SHPA Vic Branch symposium. We discuss: Why neurology is the most interesting specialty Background to MS - the link to the sun and its symptoms and progression Management of MS with traditional drugs, and how the monoclonal antibodies fit into practice Monitoring for side effects, including screening for JC virus Managing these side effects

Duration:00:14:34

PPP059 - Interventions to Imporove Analgesic Prescribing with Dr Jenny Stevens

9/22/2018
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Jane chats with Dr Jenny Stephens, pain specialist and anaesthetist at St Vincent’s Hospital, Sydney. Jane and Jenny discuss: The significance of Australia’s problem with prescription opioids How the risks of post-operative opioids may start before admission The problems, beyond dependance, caused by long term opioid use Risk factors for opioid dependance post-discharge How Australia compares to the rest of the world with regard to problems with prescription opioids The impact of a...

Duration:00:28:11

PPP058 - Pharmacy Services in an Aboriginal Health Service with Chris Braithwaite

9/8/2018
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Jane and Dan caught up with Chris Braithwaite, a pharmacist with the Galambila Aboriginal Health Service in Northern NSW. Chris spoke to us about:

PPP057 - ICU Survivorship with Dr Kimberley Haines

8/25/2018
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Dr Kimberley Haines, Vice Chair of ANZICS Victorian Branch and ICU Physio at Western Health joins Dan and Jane to discuss survival following ICU admissions. Dr Kimberley discusses her journey to research, what happens to patients following ICU discharge and how we can improve the ICU journey for patients, staff and family.

Duration:00:29:26

PPP056 - Antimicrobial Pharmacokinetics with Jason Roberts Part Two

8/11/2018
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Jane and Dan caught up with Professor Jason Roberts, NHMRC Practitioner Fellow at The University of Queensland and Consultant Clinical Pharmacist at the Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital. Jason is a senior member of the Burns Trauma and Critical Care Research Centre within the University of Queensland Centre for Clinical Research and is Director of the Centre for Translational Anti-infective Pharmacodynamics in School of Pharmacy where he is also Chair of the research Strategies...

Duration:00:25:18

PPP055 - Antimicrobial PKPD with Jason Roberts - Part One

7/28/2018
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Jane and Dan caught up with Professor Jason Roberts, NHMRC Practitioner Fellow at The University of Queensland and Consultant Clinical Pharmacist at the Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital. Jason is a senior member of the Burns Trauma and Critical Care Research Centre within the University of Queensland Centre for Clinical Research and is Director of the Centre for Translational Anti-infective Pharmacodynamics in School of Pharmacy where he is also Chair of the research Strategies...

Duration:00:25:12

PPP054 - News from NAPSA - with President Sandra Minas

7/14/2018
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Dan caught up with NAPSA President Sandra Minas at the inaugural SHPA-NAPSA symposium in Melbourne on Friday. We discussed issues facing students, the results of the latest NAPSA survey and key programs being rolled out by NAPSA. We learn that despite concerns about graduate numbers, the rise of discounters and low pay, almost all pharmacy students are dedicated to their profession, and are looking forward to their careers.

Duration:00:18:38

PPP053 - Why don't we do more outreach?

6/30/2018
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Jane and Dan spoke to Horst Thiele from the Primary Care and Transitions of Care specialty practice leadership group. We asked Horst about the barriers and opportunities for pharmacists to assist patients at transitions of care and the evidence base for these services.

Duration:00:25:05

PPP049 - Updates on IBD with Clarissa Rentsch

6/16/2018
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Dan and Jane are joined by Clarissa Rentsch to discuss updates on Inflammatory Bowel Disease with Clarissa Rentsch. Clarissa is the Senior Pharmacist - Gastroenterology at Alfred Health, and discusses new therapy for IBD, the developing role for TDM in the management of this disease and her innovative clinic based role at The Alfred. We discuss:

Duration:00:31:19

PPP051: Medicines and dysphagia with Manuel Serrano Santos

6/2/2018
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Jane and Dan spoke to Dr Manuel Serrano Santos, Lecturer of Pharmacy at QUT and member of the editorial committee for the third edition of Don't Rush to Crush. We spoke to Manuel about:

Duration:00:24:09

PPP050: Episode 50 (Part 2) Antibiotic Allergies with Dr Jason Trubiano

5/19/2018
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This is a reboot of our first ever episode: Antibiotic Allergies with Dr Jason Trubiano

Duration:00:23:53

PPP050: Episode 50 (part 1) Antibiotic Allergies Rebooted with Dr Jason Trubiano

5/19/2018
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For our special 50th Episode we first discuss some things we've learned from making the podcast. Then Jane caught up with Dr Jason Trubiano, an Infectious Diseases Physician from Austin Health. Jason appeared on our first episode, and in Episode 50 we get an update on the world of antibiotic allergies and bust some more myths. We're also re-releasing Episode One as a special 50th Episode treat.

Duration:00:17:57

PPP049: Therapeutic Guidelines Cardiology

5/5/2018
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Jane caught up with two members of the writing group for the recently updated Therapeutic Guidelines: Cardiovascular. Confusingly, they are also called Jane and Dan! Jane O'Connor is an Editor at Therapeutic Guidelines and Dr Daniel Scherer is a Cardiologist and PhD Candidate at the South Australian Health and Medical Research Institute.

Duration:00:26:35

PPP048 - HIV Pre-exposure prophylaxis

4/21/2018
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Dan discusses PREPx with three experts: A/Prof Edwina Wright from The Alfred, Monash Uni and The Burnet Institute, Alison Duncan, Lead Pharmacist for HIV at The Alfred and Luxi Lal, Pharmacist and Scientist from the Burnet Institute. We were so fortunate to have Edwina - who ran the pivotal Australian trials and was so kind in sharing her knowledge with us. We learn about:

Duration:00:30:56

PPP047 - Emergency Medicine Update and Specialty Practice

4/7/2018
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Jane and Dan talk Specialty Practice with Courtney Munro and Suzanne Newman from SHPA and Susie Welch from St Vincent’s Hospital in Sydney. We talk about:

Duration:00:31:34

PPP046 - What makes a competent pharmacist?

3/24/2018
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Jane and Dan spoke to Bronwyn Clark, CEO of the Australian Pharmacy Council and Catriona Bradley, Executive Director of the Irish Institute of Pharmacy. Bronwyn is the Host Committee Convenor and Catriona is a keynote speaker at the upcoming Life Long Learning in Pharmacy Conference. We discuss different models for assessing pharmacist competence, how to measure and develop competency in soft skills and what patients want pharmacists to be doing.

Duration:00:32:46