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  • New certificate from the International Olympic Committee for sports pharmacistsSubscription

    14 FEB 2019

    Healthcare professionals are frequently consulted by athletes on drug use, from both clinical and anti-doping perspectives.

  • Concern for RPS's cost reimbursement policySubscription

    11 FEB 2019

    I write to express my concern about the presumed policy the Royal Pharmaceutical Society (RPS) has towards reimbursement of locum costs.

  • Share your views on the future of your journalsSubscription

    8 FEB 2019

    The Pharmaceutical Journal and Clinical Pharmacist have a proud history of providing members with the best possible content in print and online. But the world is changing and we need help from you, our members, to ensure we continue to meet your needs.We are currently investigating a two-fold change to improve The Pharmaceutical Journal. The first would involve moving the content from Clinical Pharmacist to The Pharmaceutical Journal. The ...

  • Contribute to research on perceptions of 'the pharmacist'Subscription

    7 FEB 2019

    At this time of uncertainty within the pharmacy profession, it is more important than ever that, together, we can articulate exactly what a pharmacist is. Without a clear idea, we will struggle to convince patients, commissioners and politicians of our value and the contribution we make.

  • Graham Calder

    ‘Pioneer of pharmacy’: Graham Calder (1933–2018) Subscription

    17 OCT 2018

    Described as a ‘pioneer of pharmacy’, former chief pharmacist of Scotland Graham Calder has been an inspiration for many pharmacy professionals during, and since, his varied career.

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    William Charles Evans (1924–2018) Subscription

    16 MAY 2018

    Author of Trease and Evans’ Pharmacognosy, a seminal text on the chemistry and uses of medicinal plants, William Charles Evans was a prolific researcher and educator throughout his 60-year career.

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    William Martindale Darling (1934 – 2017)Subscription

    14 AUG 2017By

    Royal Pharmaceutical Society’s youngest president and longest-serving Council member was also known for bringing the voice of pharmacy to the highest levels of government.

  • Peter Noyce

    Peter Noyce (1946-2017)Subscription

    21 JUN 2017By

    A visionary leader who drove pharmacy practice forward but always had time to mentor others, he was known as the most effective pharmacist of his generation.

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Is ethnicity an issue for pharmacy students?

18 FEB 2019By

Kweku Bimpong, fourth year pharmacy student and publications officer for the British Pharmaceutical Students’ Association, gives his view on how ethnicity impacts students from minority ethnic backgrounds. 

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Pioneering an independent medicines optimisation clinic in community, in India

14 FEB 2019By

Pharmacist Mansi Shah has developed the first independent community medicines optimisation service in India, but it has not been without its challenges.

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Shining a light on medicines safety in special #PJrightmedicine monthSubscription

1 FEB 2019By

In February 2019, The Pharmaceutical Journal is celebrating pharmacists’ contribution to improving medicines safety in the UK.

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Preparing for day one

31 JAN 2019By

Zahra Mahomed details how she prepared herself for life as a registered pharmacist.

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Meeting the learning needs of early-career community pharmacists in Northern Ireland

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The Northern Ireland Centre for Pharmacy Learning and Development have a created a foundation programme specifically for community pharmacists.

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