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World Antibiotic Awareness Week 13th to 19th November 2017

World Antibiotic Awareness Week
13th to 19th November 2017

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Empowering pharmacists to improve health and wellbeing throughout the Commonwealth

The Commonwealth encompasses some of the world’s poorest nations. The CPA advances health, promotes wellbeing and improves education for the benefit of the people of the Commonwealth. We support the development of safe and effective systems of medicines management, healthier lifestyles, and the reduction of health inequalities. We achieve this through building strong collaborative networks, partnering with member organizations to improve the quality of pharmacy practice and creating platforms for the dissemination of knowledge about pharmaceutical sciences and professional practice.

World Antibiotic Awareness Week

13th to 19th November 2017

Theme of WAAW 2017 – ‘Ask your healthcare professional before using antibiotics’.

 

As a pharmacist or pharmacy worker, are you prepared to give advice? What will you say? How will you play your part in protecting this precious resource? CPA would like to challenge you to 3 calls to action.

 

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Our work in the Commonwealth

CPA/PSA Conference, 28-30 July 2017

CPA/PSA Conference, 28-30 July 2017

The Commonwealth Pharmacists Association collaborated with the Pharmaceutical Society of Australia to host the CPA Conference in July 2017.

 

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68th Indian Pharmaceutical Congress, 16th-18th December 2016

68th Indian Pharmaceutical Congress, 16th-18th December 2016

The CPA hosted a seminar at the IPA Annual Conference, 16th-18th December 2016.

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The Commonwealth Medics Association, 24th Triennial Conference - Sri Lanka, October 2016

The Commonwealth Medics Association, 24th Triennial Conference - Sri Lanka, October 2016

The CPA hosted a symposium in partnership with the Pharmaceutical Society of Sri Lanka (PSSL) and Collaboration of Australians and Sri Lankans in Pharmacy Practice, Education and Researc...

The Commonwealth Health Ministers Meeting (CHMM)

The Commonwealth Health Ministers Meeting (CHMM)

Each year the CPA attends the Commonwealth Health Minister Meeting in Geneva. This year the theme was Health Security and Universal Health Coverage (UHC).

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Commonwealth Pharmacists’ Association Conference held in Nassau, Bahamas in August 2013

Commonwealth Pharmacists’ Association Conference held in Nassau, Bahamas in August 2013

The 12th Conference of the Commonwealth Pharmacists’ Association (CPA) took place in Nassau, Bahamas from 11th to 18th August 2013 and was attended by delegates from 42 countries. It wa...

Commonwealth Pharmacists’ Association Conference held in Durban, South Africa in July 2011

The theme of the 2011 CPA conference in Durban, South Africa was ‘Pharmacy – versatile, responsive, aware’. The outcome of the conference was the ‘Durban Declarati...

St Lucia, West Indies - Symposium on 'Pharmacists to meet the challenge of supporting persons with disabilities'

An Interactive Symposium attended by 120 health care professionals and representatives of disability organisations was organised by the Commonwealth Pharmacists Association and the Caribb...

Commonwealth Pharmacists’ Association Conference held in Accra, Ghana in July 2009

‘Managing Threats and Crises – the vital role of pharmacy in an unstable world’ was the theme of the 2009 CPA conference which was held in Ghana. The Accra Communiqué w...

Commonwealth Heads of Government meeting, November 2015 - Malta

November 2015, the CPA’s President attended the Peoples’ Forum prior to the Commonwealth Heads of Government meeting in Malta. He delivered a presentati...

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