Our vision

Royal Pharmaceutical Society

The Royal Pharmaceutical Society believes that pharmacists should be:

  • The recognised professional member of the healthcare team responsible for choosing pharmacotherapy

  • The universally accessible frontline clinical provider of all aspects of pharmaceutical care

  • The healthcare professional entrusted by patients to take care of their every pharmaceutical need

  • The recognised expert professional for medicines governance, information and management

  • The guardian of patient safety and welfare, maximising the benefits of medicines and minimising the risks caused by adverse effects

  • The leader in pharmaceutical innovation, research and developments of medicines, and of the delivery of pharmaceutical services

  • The patient’s safeguard in the research, design, manufacture and supply of quality assured medicines

  • The educator of all health professionals, the public and patients on the safe and effective use of medicines

  • Accessible to all patients as a source of advice on health improvement and well-being