Saturday, May 25, 2019

The Big Interview: Mike Smith

Much has changed in pharmacy since a young Mike Smith worked as an apprentice in Boots in Birmingham in the 1960s. The chairman of...

The Big Interview: Bharat Patel

In his first interview since becoming chairman of the National Pharmacy Association Bharat Patel tells Neil Trainis of his desire to drive community pharmacy forward by...

The Big Interview: Earl Howe

Earl Howe is confident about community pharmacy's future despite concerns over the latest funding settlement. The Pharmacy Minister talks to Neil Trainis...     Community pharmacy has...

Editor’s comment: Amid NHS chaos should pharmacists care Steve Brine is the new pharmacy...

No doubt few of us were surprised that, despite the fury and frustration of healthcare professionals everywhere (especially doctors and community pharmacists) Jeremy Hunt...

Pharmacists can take the risk out of helping others

Following a couple of high profile incidents where its members have experienced violence in their pharmacies Numark is taking a number of steps to...

The Big Interview: Robbie Turner

Pharmacists tell the Royal Pharmaceutical Society they want to do more but there are often system barriers, says Robbie Turner. Its director of England...

Striving to improve the art of regulation

Sultan 'Sid' Dajani raised eyebrows during the Avicenna Conference in April when he claimed pharmacy is regulated by individuals with little knowledge of the...

Tackling the South Asian obesity issue

Matt Jelley commercial director for Trimedica Ltd examines how obesity and diabetes in the UK-based South Asian population follows an alarming trend and how...

The Big Interview: Jeremy Main

Jeremy Main says pharmacists should be positive about their prospects in the new NHS and resist pessimism. The managing director of Alliance Healthcare talks...