Competent authority Authority
Specialist pharmacist for pharmaceutical technology (m/f)
German: Fachapotheker/-in für Pharmazeutische Technologie

Fields of work

Specialist pharmacists find employment at public dispensing chemist’s, at dispensing chemist’s at hospitals, in retail outlets selling medical articles, in development and research laboratories within the pharmaceutical industry, at companies operating in the chemical industry or at universities and technical academies. They may also work for health authorities, professional chemist’s organisations or professional associations in the pharmaceutical industry or at health insurance companies.

Professional experience

Specialist pharmacists are specialists in a pharmaceutical subject or sub-area. Depending on their particular specialism, they work for employers such as public dispensing chemist’s. They advise customers on the effects, application and side effects of medicines or research, develop and pilot forms of medicine within the pharmaceutical industry according due consideration to optimum dispension of the effective ingredient and stability.

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