Creams and Ointments

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With the number of creams, gels and ointments on the market, it can be confusing knowing which is best to use for a specific condition. In this presentation, Dr Jenny Gowan explores common skin conditions including dermatitis, allergies, rashes, fungal infections and pairs these with the best topical treatment to suit.


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Dr Jenny Gowan is a practising pharmacist, adjunct senior lecturer at Monash University and clinical associate at RMIT University. She has published over 500 educational articles, has copious experience in presentations and lectures and runs a consulting pharmacy company. Jenny was awarded the 2013 PSA Australian Pharmacist of the Year award and the 2016 AACP-MIMs Consultant Pharmacist of the Year Award. In 2024, she received recognition as a Member of the Order of Australia for significant service to medicine as a pharmacist, to professional societies and to community health.
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First Published28 March 2021
Updated28 March 2021
29 June 2025
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