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Martin Astbury

Martin Astbury

MRPharmS President of the Royal Pharmaceutical Society

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  • Tribute to Bob MichellSubscription

    13 FEB 2017

    Bob Michell was a tremendous human being. He served the public interest with distinction while a member of both the Royal Pharmaceutical Society of Great Britain (RPSGB) Council and the RPS Assembly. He understood professionalism and professionals. When Bob spoke, everyone listened — wisdom often delivered with a mesmerising anecdote. There are few people I know, that despite them insisting on me calling them by their first name, I always wanted to call by their title out of respect. B

  • Lindsey GilpinSubscription

    1 SEP 2014

    There are many people I meet through my elected role, many of whom I would call a friend. But Lindsey went into a category that few make, that of “thick or thin true friend”. There are few who are daft enough to take a bullet for me but I know that Lindsey would have done and has done in the past. I loved the expressions on Lindsey’s face that instantly told me if she approved or not. The best expression of the lot was a wry smile that Lindsey cannot suppress. Lindsey’s outstand

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    The beginning of a new chapter for The Pharmaceutical JournalSubscription

    11 JUL 2014

    For the past 170 years The Pharmaceutical Journal has been the pre-eminent professional publication for pharmacists. This has never been more important for our profession.

  • Tribute to Colin HitchingsSubscription

    PJ, 12 July 2014, Vol 293, No 7818Comments (1)

  • Demonstrating our valueSubscription

    PJ, 10/17 May 2014, Vol 292, No 7809/10

  • We need bold leadershipSubscription

    PJ, 3 May 2014, Vol 292, No 7808

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