Help

News stories marked contain video files

News stories marked contain sound files

If you are a journalist please visit our media centre »

Our latest news is availible as a RSS feed. What is RSS?

Subscribe to our latest news feed »

Royal Pharmaceutical Society latest pharmacy news


image

26/08/2016 - Booking now open for 6th RPS Wales Medicines Safety Conference 

Join us for the 6th RPS Wales Medicines Safety Conference, the leading multi-professional..more 

image

25/08/2016 - Local commissioning of community pharmacy services  

With the wider changes currently taking place across the NHS, including community pharmacy..more 

image

25/08/2016 - Forthcoming events in Scotland 

We are pleased to confirm the dates of the upcoming local events in Scotland this September...more 

image

24/08/2016 - New PHE campaigns: Stoptober and Stay Well this Winter 

Stoptober Stoptober - the 28-day national stop smoking challenge..more 

image

15/08/2016 - Heather Harrison to lead joint NES/RPS project for community sector 

Heather Harrison from Greater Glasgow and Clyde Health Board has joined the team as a NES/RPS..more 

image

09/08/2016 - I Love My Pharmacist- Regional Winners announced 

Over the last few months we have been running the third annual I..more 

image

05/08/2016 - Misuse of prescription drugs- Talk Radio speaks to RPS 

A new report published in the journal BMC Psychiatry has found that British adults are among..more 

image
image

04/08/2016 - Entries sought for diabetes award 

We are encouraging pharmacists and their teams to submit entries to this competition to find..more 

image

02/08/2016 - High Court ruling on HIV drug PrEP 

Following a High Court ruling that..more 

image

01/08/2016 - MEP 40 published 

The 40th edition of Medicines,..more 

image

25/07/2016 - Are you accessing Summary Care Records? 

The Summary Care Record (SCR) helps pharmacists treat patients both more effectively and..more 

image

25/07/2016 - RPS launches Research Resource Hub 

RPS launches Research Resource Hub We are..more 

image

22/07/2016 - RPS welcomes new Pharmacy Minister David Mowat 

The Department of Health has confirmed the appointment of ..more 

image

22/07/2016 - Wales Medicines Safety Conference 2016 Save the Date 

Thursday November 3 2016, central Cardiff location (venue tbc)CHAR(13) + CHAR(10) CHAR(13) + CHAR(10) We are pleased..more 

image

21/07/2016 - Members views sought on Health & Sport Committee programme themes 

The Scottish Parliament’s Health & Sport Committee has announced its work programme..more 

image

20/07/2016 - RPS makes recommendations for user requirement specifications for FMD 

The European Falsified Medicines Directive (FMD) was finalised in January 2013 and adopted..more 

image

20/07/2016 - RPS in Scotland highlights concerns with proposed No Blame re-dress scheme  

RPS in Scotland has provided the Scottish Government with its views on the..more 

image

19/07/2016 - Martin Astbury FRPharmS elected RPS President  

Mr Martin Astbury FRPharmS was elected President of the Royal Pharmaceutical Society today,..more 

image

18/07/2016 - Pharmacy quality road shows coming to Scotland 

We are pleased to announce that we have committed with the Department of Health and the Scottish..more 

image

15/07/2016 - Jenny Gilruth MSP visits I Love My Pharmacist Regional Finalist Bernadette Brown 

Bernadette Brown, 51, local community pharmacist in Glenrothes and regional finalist for..more 

image

15/07/2016 - Alex Cole-Hamilton visits I Love My Pharmacist regional finalist Sally Arnison  

Sally Arnison, 43, local community pharmacist in Barnton and regional finalist for the Royal..more 

image

14/07/2016 - Login area of website currently unavailable 

We are currently experiencing network issues and as a result members can’t..more 

image

14/07/2016 - New Be Clear on Cancer campaign starts today 

Today Public Health England have launched a ..more 

image

14/07/2016 - RPS calls for legislation to increase number of prescribing mentors 

The Royal Pharmaceutical Society has today published the new, updated single ..more 

image

11/07/2016 - Last chance to take part in our survey! 

Final week to submit your entry - Take part..more 

image

05/07/2016 - Chronic Conditions in Wales - Call for Good Practice 

In September 2015 the Royal Pharmaceutical Society launched our policy vision for Wales,..more 

image

01/07/2016 - Call for nominations to serve on the Membership Committee and Panel of Fellows 

We are seeking nominations for three members to serve on our Membership Committee and two..more