Pharmacy Entrepreneur Podcast was created by an Australian Pharmacist Allie Xu to interview and celebrate successful pharmacy entrepreneurs from all over the world. If you are a past, present and future pharmacist and you want to create a business and life you love, this is the message for you: Welcome to the Global Pharmacy Entrepreneur Community. I believe that together we can be emotionally, mentally and physically healthier, create the business and life we love, support global Pharmacy Entrepreneurs and serve the greater community. We are here to network, connect, learn, grow, support, encourage and challenge each other. Please leave your comments, questions, ideas, concerns and business information below. Entrepreneurial Spirit is vital in this fast-changing modern world, especially during this unprecedented time. Not only for pharmacy owners, community, hospital, consulting, compounding, industry, military, medicine information pharmacists but also future and current pharmacy students, pharmacy researchers and Pharmacy academics. At the Global Pharmapreneurs community, we believe that the Entrepreneurial Spirit and mindset can be learnt and developed. Therefore, we provide the platform to support, inspire and encourage pharmacists from all over the world to grow and succeed. Please subscribe to this podcast and find us on Facebook search Global Pharmacy Entrepreneurs. https://www.facebook.com/groups/globalpharmacyentrepreneur/
NSW Humanitarian Award 2020 - Veronica Nou
From the child, refugee escaping genocide in Cambodia to the confused and troubled teenager trying to figure out her place in Australia and now a grown woman working in the best possible company at M4R, RCOA, STARTTS, and other amazing refugee advocacy organizations, Veronica Nou has been an incredible leader in the pharmacy space. She is a pharmacist and proprietor of two Western Sydney pharmacies, is passionate about the welfare of refugees and Australia’s response to them.
US Pharmacist Coach, the Connector and Pharmovator - Kimber Boothe
Kimber is a Connector and Pharmovator! She helps pharmacists strategically advocate for roles and resources to advance practice and accelerate their careers.
We talked about Kimber's experience as an assistant director of pharmacy, health system director, innovator and intrapreneur and entrepreneur. She mentioned the difference between Entrepreneur and Intrapreneur and advice to help pharmacy students and intern pharmacists to create a successful pharmacy career.
If you would like to find out more about Kimber please follow her on Facebook, Linkedin and her website https://www.kimberboothe.com/
From a Retail Pharmacist to a Self-love Coach - Dr. Mariam Yanikyan
It has been a tough year and a half. Healthcare professionals have been under an enormous amount of pressure both mentally and physically.
How can we best help and heal others when we are not well?
I spend some time with Dr. Mariam Yanikyan to unpack her healing journey and learnt many tools for my own health healing journey.
If you are a healthcare professional or know a healthcare professional, please share with them.
This episode will be available on Pharmacy Entrepreneur Podcast via Apple, Spotify, Google Podcasts and other major platforms.
Pharmacy Entrepreneur Podcast - Australian Pharmacist Jarrod McMaugh
We are very excited to have Jarrod McMaugh on our show. Jarrod is an Australian pharmacist. He has in-depth experience of community pharmacy as well as the broader health sector. He wears many hats across a variety of organisations including Hepatitis Victoria, Harm Reduction Victoria, Chronic Pain Australia and the Pharmaceutical Society of Australia. He was also recently involved with the Pharmacy Board’s discussions around pharmacist prescribing and the implementation of voluntary assisted dying in victoria. Jarrod is particularly passionate about seeing greater collaboration between pharmacists across settings and between pharmacists and other health professions.
In 2014 Jarrod was elected to the Victorian Branch Committee of the Pharmaceutical Society of Australia, and in 2015 he was elected to Vice President. In 2019, Jarrod was voted as one of 14 most influential people in pharmacy.
Jarrod represents pharmacists and the Pharmaceutical Society of Australia on a number of professional committees and in advocacy roles with external stakeholders such as RMIT University, Pharmacists’ Support Service, and the Victorian Department of Health and Human Services.
In this episode, we discussed the following topics:
Jarrod's pharmacy journey as a community pharmacist, an advocate, a pharmacy owner, a project pharmacist and a board member.
Jarrod's projects with the Pharmaceutical Society of Australia
Jarrod's transition from a community pharmacist to an advocate
Jarrod's work with Chronic Pain Australia
The stigma and barriers around Medicinal Cannabis
Jarrod's work with FIP The International Pharmaceutical Federation
Jarrod's vision for pharmacy industry in Australia
Jarrod's advice for aspiring pharmacists
Pros and Cons:
1. AHPRA registered health professionals using pharmacy consulting rooms
2. Pharmacists provide paid service online
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Pharmacy Entrepreneur Podcast Emeritus Professor Bruce Berger
Professor Bruce Berger is the president of Berger Consulting, LLC and Emeritus Professor at Auburn University. He has developed comMIt (Comprehensive Motivational Interviewing Training for health care providers) and AU MITI (Auburn University Motivational Interviewing Training Institute). He has taught motivational interviewing in health care and methods for improving treatment adherence for over 30 years.
His research interests include health behaviour change and improving treatment adherence. He has written three books, written or presented over 900 papers (88 peer-reviewed) or seminars (94 peer-reviewed) on these topics. He has attracted over $3.5 million in funding to support his research.
He has been a consultant and trainer for the US Air Force, VA, US Army, Pfizer, Inc., Procter & Gamble, Abbvie, Novartis, Astra-Zeneca, Sanofi-Aventis, GSK, and over 50 health plans, including Humana, Harvard Pilgrim, Tufts Health, ConnectiCare, Medical Mutual of Ohio and numerous BlueCross BlueShield plans.
He is the recipient of numerous awards, including the Lyman Award and the first American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy's Award of Excellence for his research. He is the 2001 recipient of the Jack L. Beal Postbaccalaureate Alumni Award from the Ohio State University.
In March of 2004, Bruce was awarded a fellowship by the American Pharmacists Association (APhA) Academy of Pharmaceutical Research and Science for a lifetime of quality research.
Bruce is the 2007 and 2009 winner of the APhA Wierderholt Prize for the best research publication in the social, behavioural, and administrative sciences in pharmacy in the Journal of the APhA. The first study focused on the impact of motivational interviewing.
Bruce is the 2009 recipient of the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy’s Robert Chalmers Distinguished Pharmacy Educator Award, one of the Association’s three highest honours.
Bruce is the author of the book, Motivational Interviewing for Health Care Professionals: A Sensible Approach, APhA, Washington, DC, August 2020, 2nd edition, and the 8 hours accredited Motivational Interviewing E-Learning Program for Health Care Professionals (2015), along with William A. Villaume.
https://tinyurl.com/PurdueCE-MI-HCP Our 8 hour e-learning
https://ce.pharmacy.purdue.edu/media/... Complimentary view of Module 1
http://pubs.lib.umn.edu/cgi/viewconte... Our approach to MI
Pharmacy Entrepreneur Podcast - The Holistic Pharmacist Komal George
Are you feeling stuck in your current role?
Are you frustrated that there are only community and hospital positions in the pharmacy space?
Do you want to explore the possibilities in pharmacy but fear of the unknown?
Komal has been there. Here is her story.
Komal is a former UK national level pharmacist with 15+ years experience turned health & wellbeing coach.
Through her lifelong interest in holistic health and wellbeing, she has gone from working for the National Pharmacy Negotiator in the UK to being an entrepreneur in her own right, having started both her own turmeric supplement, health coaching business as well as a life & career coaching business.