RPS welcomes new Chair of the Pharmacy Schools Council

Responding to the announcement that Prof. Katie Maddock is the new Chair of the Pharmacy Schools Council, Professor Claire Anderson, RPS President said:

“We warmly welcome Professor Maddock’s appointment. Prof. Maddock is eminently qualified for the position, with a distinguished background in pharmacy education, in addition to experience of life on the frontline, having worked in pharmacy practice in secondary care. 

“I know Prof. Maddock has a close understanding of the challenges and pressures pharmacists face, but also of the profession’s value and importance to the NHS and beyond.

“Pharmacy has a key role to play in tackling major challenges, from NHS capacity constraints to health inequalities. I look forward to working with Prof. Maddock and my RPS Assembly colleague Prof. Ruth Edwards to ensure continued high quality pharmacy education and training, and to advance the profession.”

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