Pharmacy Shark Tank

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Do you have what it takes to sell your killer idea to some sharp-toothed leaders and investors?

Whether it be a product, program, process, technology or invention that hasn’t been created – this is your opportunity to think big and take ideation a step closer to production!

PSA are seeking innovative ideas and solutions to addressing unmet clinical needs and advancing patient care and pharmacy practice – across all settings! This is your chance to shape the future of pharmacist practice.

​Only three submissions will be selected by the Shark Tank Review Committee to present their concept or innovation to the 'Sharks' in front of a captive audience at PSA19. All finalists are eligible to receive a complimentary registration to PSA19 to pitch their idea!

Each finalist will have 10 minutes to present their concept followed by 5 minutes of questions from the 'Sharks' and live audience. The 'Sharks' will consist of industry leaders, strategists and investors.

Each 'Shark' will decide what pitch they choose to invest their money and there will also be a People’s Choice award at the event.  All winners will be announced at the conclusion of the event

Winners can use their prize money to advance their innovation and move a step closer to it becoming a reality.

The competition has now closed, no more entries will be accepted.

9.00 am competition opens
5.00 pm competition closes - No late submissions accepted
Top 3 finalists will be announced and invited to attend the Pharmacy Shark Tank at PSA19
The Shark Tank competition will take place on stage at PSA19. Prizes and winners will be announced at the close of the session.



1st April 2019 
10th June 2019 

1st July 2019
26th July 2019

Learning Objectives

  • Identify innovations that address unmet clinical needs, solve an existing challenge related to health or patient care, or enhance the practice of pharmacy across various settings.


Competency Standards


  • 2016: 2.1.1, 2.1.3

  • 2010: 1.3.1, 1.3.2

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The Pharmaceutical Society of Australia (PSA) is the peak national professional pharmacy organisation, representing Australia's 29,000 pharmacists in all sectors and across all locations, working in or towards a career in pharmacy. Registered training organisation code: 122206 ABN:49 008 532 072 ACN:008 532 072


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