The Loretta C. Ford Lifetime Achievement Award is presented annually by the National Nurse Practitioner Symposium to one individual that has demonstrated longevity, integrity, achievement and advocacy.
In addition to leveraging a pipeline of complex generics across its markets while focusing on OTC, Dr. Reddy's chairman K Satish Reddy said the branded generics would be one of the ways the company drives growth in the coming years.
In the aftermath of flooding in West Virginia, Fruth Pharmacy stepped with donations of sanitary necessities, toys for children, cleaning supplies, first aid kits and OTC medication to help those affected by the floods.
The New York Post Thursday evening reported that talks between Walgreens Boots Alliance and the Federal Trade Commission concerning its proposed acquisition of Rite Aid are progressing. "The drug store giant is in talks with the Federal Trade Commission about what it needs to sell to gain regulatory approval of the $17 billion deal, sources said on Thursday," The Post reported. "The talks with the FTC about divestitures is a sign regulators are open to approving the merger, sources said." (The New York Post)
A new report from Transparency Market Research is highlighting the projected growth of the pharmacy automation industry, which it says will see a compound annual growth rate of 7.3% between 2012 and 2018.