Corrinne Burns is our Royal Pharmaceutical Society Correspondent
Oriel application process should take more note of work experience and extracurricular activities, BPSA report finds Subscription
Multiple mini interviews should take greater account of applicants’ work experience and extracurricular activities, the British Pharmaceutical Students’ Association has said.
'Urgent review' of medical cannabis access needed to curb use of street drugs, says trade bodySubscription
The Centre for Medicinal Cannabis has called on the government to “urgently review” access to medical cannabis, to prevent patients from having to rely on illegal and unregulated “street” cannabis.
Development of a proposed pharmacy degree apprenticeship has been paused for a second time to allow “misconceptions” to be addressed, according to a statement issued on behalf of the trailblazer group behind the proposals.
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There have been big changes across the Royal Pharmaceutical Society (RPS) in 2019: it has been a year of new faces, new campaigns, new publications and, for the RPS in Scotland, a new home.
It’s been a busy year for the Royal Pharmaceutical Society (RPS). The Society co-hosted the 2018 International Pharmaceutical Federation (FIP) Congress, which saw more than 3,000 delegates from 107 countries gather in Glasgow during 2–6 September. The Society used the congress to launch its professional development core curriculum, the product of five years’ work to help support pharmacists through their career development.
Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) can be an added stressor to an already challenging job in pharmacy. Corrinne Burns caught up with pharmacists living with symptoms of the condition to find how they manage them.