Useful Industry Websites

Consumer and Research Organisations

Australian Disease Management Association (ADMA)
www.adma.org.au/

ARCCIM (Australian Research Centre in Complementary and Integrative Medicine )
https://www.uts.edu.au/research-and-teaching/our-research/arccim

Cancer Council
www.cancer.org.au/

CHF (Consumer's Health Forum)
http://www.chf.org.au/

Choice
http://www.choice.com.au/defaultView.aspx?id=102314&catId=100165

Life Education Australia
www.lifeeducation.org.au/

National Heart Foundation
www.heartfoundation.org.au/NICM (National Institute of Complementary Medicine)
www.nicm.edu.au/

Pain Australia
www.painaustralia.org.au/

 

Healthcare Industry Associations

ACCORD (Advocate for Consumer, Cosmetic, Hygiene and Specialty Product sector)
www.accord.asn.au/ 

ACNEM (Australasian College of Nutritional and Environmental Medicine)
https://www.acnem.org/

AFGC (Australian Food & Grocery Council)
www.afgc.org.au/

AIMA (Australasian Integrative Medicine Association)
https://www.aima.net.au/

CMA (Complementary Medicines Australia formerly the Complementary Healthcare Council)
www.cmaustralia.org.au/

CMIC (Chinese Medicine Industry Council)
cmic-aus.org.au/

NPSA (National Pharmaceutical Services Association)
npsa.org.au/ 

 

Healthcare Professional Organisations

AASCP (Australian Association of Smoking Cessation Professionals)
http://www.aascp.org/

AMA (Australian Medical Association)
https://ama.com.au/

NPS (National Prescribing Service)
http://www.nps.org.au/

PGA (Pharmacy Guild of Australia)
http://www.guild.org.au/

PSA (Pharmaceutical Society of Australia)
http://www.psa.org.au/

Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (RACGP)
www.racgp.org.au/
 

Regulators

Department of Health
http://www.health.gov.au/

FSANZ (Food Standards Australia New Zealand)
http://www.foodstandards.gov.au/
 
Medsafe (Therapeutic section of New Zealand Ministry of Health)
http://www.medsafe.govt.nz/

MHRA (Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency UK)
http://www.mhra.gov.uk/index.htm

NMP (National Medicines Policy)
http://www.health.gov.au/internet/main/publishing.nsf/Content/National%20Medicines%20Policy-2

NICNAS (National Industrial Chemicals Notification & Assessment Scheme)
http://www.nicnas.gov.au/

QUM (Quality Use of Medicines)
http://www.health.gov.au//internet/main/publishing.nsf/Content/nmp-quality.htm-copy2

TGA (Therapeutic Goods Administration)
http://www.tga.gov.au/

TGACC (Therapeutic Goods Advertising Code Council)
http://www.tgacc.com.au/

 

International Associations

Asia-Pacific Self-Medication Industry (APSMI)
http://www.apsmi.net

Asociación de Fabricantes de Medicamentos de Libre Acceso AC (AFAMELA)
http://www.afamela.org

Associação Brasileira da Indústria de Medicamentos Isentos de Prescrição (ABIMIP)
http://www.abimip.org.br

Association of the European Self-Medication Industry (AESGP)
http://www.aesgp.eu

Cámara Argentina de Productores de Especialidades Medicinales de Venta Libre (CAPEMVeL)
http://www.capemvel.org.ar

China Nonprescription Medicines Association (CNMA)
http://www.selfmed.cn

Consumer Health Products Canada (CHP Canada)
http://www.chpcanada.ca

Consumer Healthcare Products Association (CHPA)
http://www.chpa.org

Industria Latinoamericana de Automedicaciόn Responsable (ILAR)
http://www.infoilar.org

Japan Self-Medication Industry (JSMI)
http://www.jsmi.jp

Korea Pharmaceutical Manufacturers Association (KPMA)
http://www.kpma.or.kr

New Zealand Self-Medication Industry Association (NZSMI)
http://www.nzsmi.org.nz

Pengurus Pusat Gabungan Perusahaan Farmasi Indonesia (GP Farmasi)
http://www.gpfarmasi.org

Pharmaceutical and Healthcare Association of the Philippines (PHAP)
http://www.phap.org.ph

Pharmaceutical Association of Malaysia (PhAMA)
http://www.phama.org.my


Self-Medication Manufacturers Association of South Africa (SMASA)
http://www.smasa.cc

Taiwan Pharmaceutical Marketing & Management Association (TPMMA)
http://www.tpmma.org.tw

Thai Self-Medication Industry Association (TSMIA)
http://www.tsmia.or.th

World Self-Medication Industry (WSMI)
http://www.wsmi.org/