Pharmacist in Profile: Elise Apolloni

PIP Elise Apolloni

Where to start with Elsie Apolloni? I honestly felt tired just reading through her LinkedIn profile.

Managing partner at Capital Chemist Wanniassa; member of both the PGA and PSA ACT Branch Committees; the only pharmacist member of the ACT Health and Capital Health Network; Lifeline support worker; Pharmacists’ Support Service support worker; not to mention the numerous post-graduate qualifications she’s completed.

She scooped three awards at the 2017 ACT Telstra Business Woman Awards:

  • 2017 Telstra ACT Business Woman of the Year
  • 2017 Telstra ACT Business Women’s Entrepreneur Award winner
  • 2017 Telstra ACT Young Business Woman of the Year

And to top it all off she was named the National 2017 Telstra Young Business Woman of the Year!

If you’ve had the chance to hear her speak or interact with her you’ll know that her positivity and passion for the pharmacy industry is infectious.

She sat down on our virtual couch in an honest and open interview about how past events have shaped her career and her advice for other pharmacists.Continue Reading →

Pharmacist in Profile: Sabrine Elkhodr

Pharmacist in Profile Sabrine Elkhodr Pharmacist Entrepreneur

Pharmacist entrepreneur Sabrine Elkhodr, is something of a power house. In what many would consider to still be a very ‘young’ career her resume is varied and impressive. She’s completed a Masters of Philosophy, founded PharmHack, and worked with organisations like Beyond Blue and the Australian Department of Health amongst other non-pharmacy related start-ups.

We virtually sat down to chat pharmacy, her career, entrepreneurship and her top tips for young pharmacists.Continue Reading →