Heather Saxena

Heather Saxena

Senior Reporter

Published Articles

Six Pharmacy of the Year finalists announced

Innovation and personalising the patient experience are common themes.
23 January 2019

How this pharmacist's refugee experience turned her into an activist

The pharmacy co-owner has come a long way since fleeing Cambodia.
22 January 2019

Brave new Monash degree turns pharmacy education on its head

Out go didactic lectures and in comes a master’s for all graduates.
21 January 2019

Are e-scripts and automated dispensing failing on patient safety?

Technology has eliminated some errors but introduced new ones.
17 January 2019

Questions over benefit of high-dose vitamin D in older patients

Most patients over 70 should focus on diet, exercise and sun exposure, says study.
17 January 2019

What you need to know about big 6CPA changeover

The Guild has released a guide ahead of February D-day.
16 January 2019

Female pharmacists earn $10,000 less than their male counterparts

But it's still one of the best occupations as far as employment rates are concerned.
15 January 2019

Number of pharmacies grows as PBS pie shrinks

Pharmacy remuneration through the 6CPA reaches $2.6 billion.
14 January 2019

Tribunal describes S8 dispensing as disgraceful

Pharmacist claims ‘character assassination on a world scale’.
10 January 2019

Why diet and exercise may not be enough to prevent GDM

All women should be screened earlier for dysglycaemia, urge US researchers.
10 January 2019