Abigail James is Opinion Editor at The Pharmaceutical Journal.
Those ‘timid about inclusion’ will not succeed, delegates hear at RPS’s first BAME eventSubscription
Leaders must be bold about making structural changes to their healthcare organisations if they are to guarantee equality and inclusion, delegates heard at the Royal Pharmaceutical Society’s ‘Celebrating BAME contribution to pharmacy’ event.
A heated look at vaccine oppositionSubscription
BBC. Conspiracy Files: Vaccine Wars. Current Affairs Television: London; 2019
A smoking cessation expert and a pharmacist share their views on whether pharmacies should stock and recommend e-cigarettes to people who want to kick their tobacco habit.
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The Pharmaceutical Journal wasn’t short of strong views this year — whether it was a criticism of clinical guidance or a defence of the pharmacy profession. Here are the opinions that resonated most with you in 2019.
The Pharmaceutical Journal is asking readers to write a short piece on the theme of ‘The patient who change my practice’, where the winning entry will receive an Amazon Fire 8 tablet.
Access to medicines has been a big theme for 2018 — from new legal access to medical cannabis treatment options, to fears that price hikes and Brexit are jeopardising the supply of medicines to patients who are already dependent on them.