Interviews

Against inequality, firmly pro pharmacy

Shirley Cramer CBE, chief executive at the Royal Society for Public Health (RSPH), talks health and wellbeing, healthy high streets, and pharmacy

We all know about gender equality

Gender equality isn’t the only aspect of diversity that requires more focus within pharmacy, suggests one pharmacist

Independent prescribing: prescription for success?

Would more community pharmacists benefit from training as independent prescribers?

Case study: Leadership can be shown at any level

More people need to step up into leadership roles to strengthen the sector  

CPD sampling – will it be you?

It’s planned that pharmacists and technicians will have their CPD checked through a sampling system that will replace the current five-yearly call up

Are pharmacies having problems recruiting?

Why do so many pharmacies have problems recruiting and retaining staff with the right skills?

Latest News

PDA to launch clinic pharmacy model trial and campaign in Dudley

The PDA has announced that it is to test a new outcomes-focused clinic pharmacy model in Dudley later this year.

Sigma day 1: contract negotiations to begin shortly

Negotiations on the new community pharmacy contractual framework are due to begin shortly, Brine tells conference

Views

Career Notes

Seven questions: Shirin Alwash, superintendent pharmacist and RPS ambassador

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