Anna Barwick, the 2021 NSW Pharmacist of the Year, is a Pharmacy Practice Lecturer in the School of Rural Medicine at the University of New England. Born and raised on an organic and biodynamic property at Peak Hill, Anna now lives with her husband and children on their Australian Stockhorse Stud farm in Walcha.
Anna is currently working on her PhD, holds a Master of Clinical Pharmacy, is a practising pharmacist, a researcher and a pharmacist immuniser.
Anna’s vision is to put a pharmacist into every household in the country, 24 hours a day, whenever people need help. Anna founded PharmOnline, an online advisory video telehealth service, to connect people with experienced pharmacists to discuss their medication. She is passionate about improving the health of all Australians through education, advice and advocacy in her role as a medication expert.