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Tomorrow's pharmacist blog

Shadowing a resident on-call pharmacist in hospital

Posted by: Helen CaleyMon, 5 Jan 2015

Hospital pre-registration trainee Helen Caley had the opportunity to shadow a shift with an on-call resident pharmacist. She describes some of the queries they tackled together.

The registration assessment: articles and tips

Posted by: Emma PageWed, 24 Sep 2014

In need of some last-minute advice for your registration assessment? Look no further…

Science is intrinsic to pharmacy

Posted by: Jonathan TugboboFri, 19 Sep 2014

At the recent Royal Pharmaceutical Society conference, Scotland’s chief pharmaceutical officer Bill Scott suggested that the focus of the pharmacy degree should not be on science. But science is integral to the pharmacist’s role, argues Jonathan Tugbobo

Facing the hospital preregistration interview

Posted by: Helen CaleyTue, 9 Sep 2014

Helen Caley was interviewed for her hospital preregistration placement this time last year. Here, she shares her tips and advice.

Changing perceptions, what else can be done?

Posted by: Sultan KhanWed, 20 Aug 2014

Sultan Khan wonders what could be done to change the perception that pharmacists are just shopkeepers

Pharmacists of the future need to prompt doctors to review and stop unnecessary medicines

Posted by: Barry JubrajThu, 14 Aug 2014

Pharmacy students Shreena Patel and Emily King and pharmacist Barry Jubraj describe ‘STOPIT’, a screening tool to stop inappropriate treatment in older people, and explain why medicines optimisation is so important

Community pharmacy and then some

Posted by: Sultan KhanWed, 6 Aug 2014

Pharmacy student Sultan Khan explains how you can make the most of your summer placement in a community pharmacy

Hospital work experience: honey, surgical wards and pharmacy trolleys

Posted by: Helen CaleyTue, 5 Aug 2014

Preregistration trainee Helen Caley describes her experience shadowing a pharmacist on a ward round, and on a surgical ward

Pharmacy PhD Myth Busting

Posted by: Adam Pattison RathboneSat, 5 Jul 2014

Pharmacy PhD student Adam Pattison Rathbone shares some common beliefs about pharmacy research — and then exposes the truth

Doing Research

Posted by: Adam Pattison RathboneFri, 4 Jul 2014

PhD student Adam Pattison Rathbone has been ‘doing research’ for 9 months and has only just interviewed his first patient. Here, he explains what doing research actually involves

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