The Pharmacy Guild of Australia is pleased to announce Maxigesic® as the major sponsor of the 2018 National Pharmacy Assistant of the Year Award and PostScript as the official media partner.

The Pharmacy Guild of Australia National President, George Tambassis said that the Award is the premier opportunity to recognise the outstanding contribution that pharmacy assistants make to the community pharmacy industry.

“We’re pleased to partner with AFT Pharmaceuticals Pty Ltd in 2018, utilising the Maxigesic® brand, as well as PostScript Magazine”.

“This award is the premier award for approximately 35,000 pharmacy assistants in Australia. It provides a public platform to recognise pharmacy assistants as professional and valued health care professionals, to employers, the community and the industry”.

“With the support of our major partners, we look forward to acknowledging and celebrating more pharmacy assistants than ever before,” Mr Tambassis said.

General Manager (Australia) of AFT Pharmaceuticals Pty Ltd, Calvin MacKenzie said that the company is excited to support frontline staff through the Pharmacy Guild of Australia/ Maxigesic® Pharmacy Assistant of the Year Award.

“Pharmacy assistants are at the forefront of community pharmacy – providing care, compassion and connecting with people to make a difference”.

“The Pharmacy Assistant of the Year Award provides real value to the industry by showcasing the ‘best of the best’ of our frontline staff”.

“We are excited to partner with The Pharmacy Guild of Australia to deliver this important and respected Award,” Mr MacKenzie said.

Nominations for the Pharmacy Guild of Australia/ Maxigesic® Pharmacy Assistant of the Year Award will open on Thursday 1 March, 2018. For more information, visit: www.pharmacyassistants.com/paty