Additional funding for R&D post-Brexit is a welcome move from the UK government, but there are other related issues to consider as well.
A round up of the most popular news stories of 2016.
In a climate where science and facts appear to play second fiddle to post-truth rants on social media, Cynthia Leifer explains why activism and public engagement must become part of the everyday work of scientists and physicians.
Natasha Leeson provides the most popular learning and CPD articles published in The Pharmaceutical Journal and Clinical Pharmacist in 2016.
Michael Dowdall breaks down the most popular research articles published in 2016.
Mahendra Patel provides insight into pharmacy practice in the Arab countries when he attended a congress in Beirut in November 2016.
Pharmacy careers cover all sorts of sectors: from community, hospital, industry and academia through to prisons, technology and primary care. What were the most popular careers articles published in 2016?
Gustaf Duhs explains the ruling behind the Competition and Markets Authority’s £90m fine on Pfizer and Flynn Pharma’s excessive drug pricing.
The Royal Pharmaceutical Society has had a busy and challenging year. Julia Robinson describes the most popular ‘Your RPS’ articles of 2016.
A round up of the most popular opinion pieces of 2016.
Dawn Connelly describes the most popular features and infographics published in 2016.
Regina Ahmed has decided to try a career in the primary care sector. In the third of a series of blog posts, she describes her training opportunities and building channels of communication with other healthcare colleagues.
Andrew Haynes describes the health risks — or lack of health risks — of popular Christmas plants.
David Gibson recently spoke at a training course for GP practice pharmacists about how pharmacists can help ensure smooth transfer of care of patients between settings.
Choy Tsun Ho and Ho Wing Hei Phoebe, two undergraduate pharmacy students from Hong Kong, describe their experiences of UK pharmacy during an exchange programme in 2016.
Regina Ahmed provides the next installment about her new career as a pharmacist in a GP practice.
Baguiasri Mandane describes her experiences of healthcare in the Gambia.
A round up from RPS representatives from this year’s UK political party conferences.
Duncan Hill, specialist pharmacist in substance misuse, explains the tricks misusers of over-the-counter medicines use to obtain their drug of choice from pharmacies.
Regina Ahmed has decided to try a career in the primary care sector. In the first of a series of blog posts, she describes her first impressions of the role.
The most common pieces of advice I’ve been given deal with stress, time management and maximising concentration, but there’s not much about optimising the way we study. As a visual learner with two years of trial and error, below…
By Cathy O’Malley RGN, Dip Trav Med, MFTM RCPS(Glasg), Travel Health Specialist Nurse, Member of the Faculty of Travel Medicine Education board RCPSG 65.7 million UK residents travelled abroad in 2015; a substantial growth on previous years, with more…
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