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Tomorrow's pharmacist blog

Innovation and competition: my experience of the STEM awards

Posted by: Rachel OlarinreWed, 1 Jul 2015

Pharmacy student Rachel Olarinre recently entered a science competition that focused on innovation. Here, she explains what she got from the experience.

How to overcome exam failure

Posted by: Michael ChampionMon, 11 May 2015

Although no one sets out to fail their exams, some students may find themselves in that position. Michael Champion, secretary of the British Pharmaceutical Students’ Association, explains how to cope if you do.

The pre-registration application process is inefficient

Posted by: Adenrele KomolafeMon, 30 Mar 2015

The current application process for students trying to secure pre-registration places is inefficient, says Adenrele Komolafe. Here, he describes a new UCAS-style system to help solve the problem.

The importance of original scientific research for pharmacy students

Posted by: Joanne HainsworthTue, 24 Mar 2015

The research project, undertaken by pharmacy students in their final year, helps individuals to learn fundamental skills for their future careers, argue Joanne Hainsworth and Patrick To.

Tips on selling OTC medicines in a pharmacy during a summer placement

Posted by: Elliot Werner-De-SondbergMon, 2 Mar 2015

Third-year pharmacy student Elliot Werner-de-Sondberg gives advice for learning about over-the-counter medicines during a community pharmacy placement.

My placement at the Spinal Injury Centre in India

Posted by: Rutendo MuzambiWed, 18 Feb 2015

Pharmacy student Rutendo Muzambi describes her experience of working at a spinal injury centre in New Delhi, India

How to get hospital experience as a pharmacy student

Posted by: Alisha SodhiMon, 9 Feb 2015

Fourth-year pharmacy student Alisha Sodhi shares her advice for securing adhoc shadowing experiences and placements in hospitals

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

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