Our previous work on inclusion and diversity

We've been working for some time to improve inclusion and diversity within pharmacy. Here are some of the highlights of that work.

Asif Sadiq MBE led and helped us develop our I&D strategy, based upon his 15 years of award-winning experience in diversity and inclusion.

Listen to our International Women's Day podcast

As part of International Women's Day on Sunday 8 March, RPS Inclusion and Diversity co-ordinator Amandeep Doll talked to Harpreet Chana and Reena Barai about the 'invisible work' women working in pharmacy do and how to maintain a work-life balance.

Listen to our podcast

Celebrating LGBTQ+ History Month

February was LGBTQ+ history month and the theme of visible leadership was high on the agenda. Two deputy chief pharmacists told us why it’s so important and what it means to them.

Read the article now on our blog


Our Inclusion & Diversity Coordinator

Amandeep Doll is leading our Inclusion & Diversity strategy for the profession.

If you'd like to get in touch with Aman she's on Twitter:


Listen to our PrezCast on pharmacy and race

Our President, Sandra Gidley, recorded one of her regular PrezCasts alongside Asif Sadiq, Chair of our I&D work. Their discussion also featured pharmacists discussing their experiences of race in pharmacy.

Listen to the PrezCast

Parental Leave - how was it for you?

Director for Wales, Elen Jones and Robbie Turner, Director of Pharmacy and Member Experience, discussed the ups and downs of taking parental leave.

Read the article on our blog