The Faculty provides you with a way of identifying what you need to know at different stages of practice, across all sectors, allowing you to advance your professional practice. More importantly the Faculty recognises your development, allowing you to demonstrate to others your level of attainment and stage of development.
Five Icelandic pharmacists received their Faculty pins during a reception held by the Royal Pharmaceutical Society, on the third evening of the International Pharmaceutical Federation 2018 Congress.
Source: Courtesy of Mahendra Patel Left to right: Georges Sili, ...
Two new expert advisory boards have emerged from existing expert groups within the RPS: the Faculty and Research board and the Science and Research board.
So much of the work done by the Royal Pharmaceutical Society (RPS) is positive and I greatly appreciate this, but to retain and grow the membership, we must focus more on the needs and wants of the members. The work around the Faculty is a case in point. Most grassroots members I know can see no current value in joining and building a Faculty portfolio. With the introduction of General Pharmaceutical Council’s (GPhC) revalidation, members will look to the RPS for support.
It is vital as pharmacists we remain confident in practising to the highest standards at all times but also to be valued — more today than ever before.
After seven years in the pharmacy world, Helen Gordon is departing as chief executive of the Royal Pharmaceutical Society to enter pastures new at the Royal Society of Medicine. Here, she talks to Julia Robinson about her proudest moments and what advice she would give to her successor.
The Royal Pharmaceutical Society (RPS) and Centre for Pharmacy Postgraduate Education (CPPE) have published a Faculty handbook for pharmacists on the CPPE general practice pharmacist training pathway (GPPTP), ...
Welsh Pharmacy Board meeting: 2 February 2017Subscription
At the most recent RPS Welsh Pharmacy Board meeting, members discussed the future of local engagement in Wales and RPS Wales’ ongoing work with Welsh government and celebrated two more board member receiving their Faculty pins.
Welsh Pharmacy Board meeting: 13 October 2016Subscription
Martin Astbury elected new RPS president Subscription
UKCPA first to be granted double RPS accreditation Subscription
Q&A: New RPS president Martin AstburySubscription