Developing medicines supply competency in Pacific Island Countires: a needs-based approach to education

Andrew Brown, Coralie McCormack, Gabrielle Cooper, Nerida Smith

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Abstract

Limited human resources are a major impediment to achieving the health related Millenium Development Goals in a number of Pacific Island Countries. A lack of education capacity to support competency development in medicine supply management is one of the main issues affecting workforce development in this region.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)49-52
Number of pages4
JournalPharmacy Education
Volume12
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 2012

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Brown, Andrew ; McCormack, Coralie ; Cooper, Gabrielle ; Smith, Nerida. / Developing medicines supply competency in Pacific Island Countires: a needs-based approach to education. In: Pharmacy Education. 2012 ; Vol. 12, No. 1. pp. 49-52.
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In: Pharmacy Education, Vol. 12, No. 1, 2012, p. 49-52.

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