Shaping the future of community pharmacists in South Africa

  • Jan Du Toit
  • Kobus Le Roux


The title of this article was borrowed from a report by the Royal Pharmaceutical Society of Great Britain (RPSGB), namely: “Now or Never: Shaping pharmacy for the future”1. At the beginning of 2015, it’s appropriate for community pharmacists in South Africa, bearing in mind the opportunities and challenges currently facing community pharmacy, to take steps to shaping their future.

Author Biographies

Jan Du Toit
Executive Director CPS
Kobus Le Roux
President CPS
Pharmaceutical Practitioner