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New RPS Fellows 2022

The RPS Panel of Fellows has designated the following 13 members as Fellows of the Royal Pharmaceutical Society for Distinction in the Profession of Pharmacy. Being appointed a Fellow of the Royal Ph

Class 2 Medicines Recall: hameln pharma ltd, Water for Injections BP – 100ml vial

Following further investigations, hameln pharma ltd are recalling specific batches of products in addition to the batch recalled on 15 February 2022. This recall is conducted as a precautionary measur

Please share your equality, diversity and inclusion data with us

Our annual survey giving you the opportunity to share your equality, diversity and inclusion data is now live! The survey collects data on race, sex, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion

RPS England tells MPs support for workforce is crucial

Director for England Ravi Sharma spoke to MPs in Parliament today at the Health and Social Care Select Committee’s inquiry on workforce. Alongside a panel of professional leadership bodies, he

RPS announces Harrison Memorial Medal winner

Professor Abdul Basit has been awarded the RPS Harrison Memorial Medal by RPS. The Harrison Memorial Medal is awarded every two years, in memory ofthe distinguished pharmaceutical chemist Col EF Harr

Raising concerns - updated pharmacy guide

Do you and your teams feel confident in raising a concern when things go wrong? As a pharmacist, you and your teams have a professional duty to report any concerns and speak up when things go wrong.

Class 4 Medicines Defect Information: GlaxoSmithKline UK Ltd, Zovirax I.V. 500 mg

GlaxoSmithKline UK Ltd have informed the MHRA that an incorrect version of the Summary of Product Characteristics section 4.2 and the Patient Information Leaflet is inside the sealed pack, and contain

More SSPs for HRT medicines

Reacting to the news thatmore Serious Shortage Protocols (SSPs) have been issued by the Department of Health and Social Care to cover HRT products, Professor Claire Anderson, President of the Royal Ph

Walk with us in the Pride London parade!

Pride is back bigger and better than ever! We’re delighted to announce we have places again in the walking parade at LondonPride, which is celebrating the 50th anniversary of the UK’s fir

Pharmacists must be central to the pharmacogenomics revolution

We've issued a position statementcalling for pharmacists to play a leading role in the fast-approaching pharmacogenomics revolution which is set to transform prescribing and patient outcomes. We a