RPS Museum at Scotland's Explorathon 2017 Subscription
Friday 29 September 2017
Emergency contraception: The value of consultations Subscription
14 September 2017: The cost of emergency contraception, and the value of the consultation with a pharmacist, was debated on ITV lunchtime news by Neal Patel, spokesperson at the Royal Pharmaceutical Society, and Anne Furedi, British Pregnancy Advisory Service chief executive. “Having a discussion with the pharmacist is central to providing emergency contraception,” Patel said. “A consultation firstly helps define if the tablet will be effective by being taken within the right time frame. ...
Deaths: David Morris Green Subscription
On 6 September 2017, David Morris Green MRPharmS, aged 95, of Southport, Merseyside. Dr Green registered with the Society in 1945.
Deaths: Frank Courie Subscription
On 8 August 2017, Frank Courie MRPharmS, aged 70, of Burton, Milford Haven. Mr Courie registered with the Society in 1973.
Deaths: Sarah Michelle Yassin Subscription
On 26 July 2017, Sarah Michelle Yassin MRPharmS, aged 43, of Lewes, East Sussex. Mrs Yassin registered with the Society in 1996.
Thursday 19 October 2017
RPS announces four new Honorary Fellowship Awards Subscription
At the Royal Pharmaceutical Society Assembly meeting on 19 July 2017, members agreed to award Honorary Fellowships of the Society to the following individuals: William Charman, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia; Stewart Adams, retired; David G. Taylor, University College London; Sam Salek, University of Hertfordshire.
Deaths: Marilyn June Mackenzie Subscription
On 22 April 2017, Marilyn June Mackenzie MRPharmS, aged 77, of Grange Park, London. Mrs Mackenzie registered with the Society in 1962.
Tribute: Peter Noyce Subscription
I have read the most impressive, eloquent and well-deserved tributes to Peter Noyce following his untimely death and would wish to add to these with some pertinent history for clinical pharmacists of today. Peter made many contributions to pharmacy practice but many clinical pharmacists will not be aware of the debt their current role is owed to him.
Deaths: Barbara Martin Subscription
On 11 August 2017, Barbara Martin, aged 96, of Birmingham. Miss Martin registered with the Society in 1943 and left in 2017. Miss Martin became a Fellow of the Society in 1992.