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Royal Pharmaceutical Society latest pharmacy news


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 


30/06/2016 - RPS talks to Radio 4s PM programme about Nurofen 

The Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) has censured..more 


29/06/2016 - RPS Statement regarding EU referendum result  

The Royal Pharmaceutical Society (RPS) is proud to provide leadership, development and support..more 


28/06/2016 - Quality Assurance of Aseptic Preparation Services Standards Launched 

The Royal Pharmaceutical Society is pleased to announce that new standards for aseptic preparation..more 


27/06/2016 - Process for choosing the RPS President 

Some members have asked for clarification of the process for choosing the President of..more 


23/06/2016 - Update: English Pharmacy Board meeting 23 June 

The English Pharmacy Board (EPB) has re-elected Sandra Gidley as Board Chair and Professor..more 


20/06/2016 - Join in with the new Be Clear on Cancer campaign 

From 14 July-16 October 2016, Public Health England will launch the next national Be Clear..more 


16/06/2016 - RPS encourages GPhC to move from words to action on work place pressures 

The General Pharmaceutical Council (GPhC) have recently announced their intention to work..more 


14/06/2016 - Scottish Pharmacy Board affirms Dr John McAnaw for second term as Chair 

The RPS in Scotland is delighted to announce that the Scottish Pharmacy Board has affirmed..more 


14/06/2016 - Disclosure of payments to pharmacists by pharmaceutical companies 

The Association of the British Pharmaceutical Industry (ABPI) will be launching a..more 


13/06/2016 - Updated guidance for the prescribers of Specials published 

The Royal Pharmaceutical Society (RPS) has today published ..more 


10/06/2016 - Flash Report from 17 May joint NES - RPS in Scotland Conference published 

On 17 May 2016 we co-hosted the conference 'One for All and One for All - Shaping Pharmacy..more 


09/06/2016 - I Love My Pharmacist Award 2016- Public voting open! 

Public voting for the 2016 I Love My Pharmacist Award officially opens today! We..more 


08/06/2016 - Reduction in smoking welcomed by RPS Wales but concerns remain on E-cigarettes 

The Royal Pharmaceutical Society in Wales (RPS Wales) has welcomed news that the number of..more 


07/06/2016 - New RPS Fellows Announced 

Being appointed a Fellow of the Royal Pharmaceutical Society is one of the highest honours..more 


02/06/2016 - Action to tackle over-prescribing of psychotropic drugs  

The RPS has joined forces with NHS England and other professional bodies to pledge action..more 


01/06/2016 - Results of 2016 National Pharmacy Board elections announced 

We are pleased to announce the results of the 2016 National Pharmacy Board elections. England..more 


01/06/2016 - Continuous Professional Development Service Pilot 

We recently launched our Continuous Professional Development (CPD) pilot and are still accepting..more