The Danish Association of Pharmaconomists was founded in 1946 and organises about 98% of all Danish pharmaconomists. The Association issues a publication for its members Farmakonomen (The Pharmaconomist), which come out 12 times per year.
The president of the Danish Association of Pharmaconomists is Christina Durinck, e-mail email@example.com. The vice-president is Birte Nissen.
The admission criterion is the upper-secondary school leaving examination. The theoretical component is supplemented by a long trainee practice period at a pharmacy and/or hospital pharmacy. The training corresponds to 180 ECTS points.
The qualifications of pharmaconomists are regulated by law
A pharmaconomist is authorised to
- dispense and check prescriptions
- counsel customers about the use of medicine
- dispense, sell and provide information about prescription and over-the-counter medicine
- undertake specialist and managerial operation of branch pharmacies, and
- undertake duty service
Danish Association of Pharmaconomists
DK- 1159 Copenhagen K
Tel: (+ 45) 33 12 06 00
Fax: (+45) 33 14 06 66