Tuesday, July 14, 2020
Novartis

Exiting GSK venture helps Novartis to post 64% jump in 2018 profit

Swiss pharmaceuticals giant Novartis said Wednesday that the sale of its stake in a joint venture with Britain's GlaxoSmithKlein helped boost net...

Lawmakers demand May to renegotiate Brexit divorce deal

British Prime Minister Theresa May was on a collision course with the European Union on Wednesday after lawmakers demanded she renegotiate a...
Pharmacies advised to ‘carefully consider’ FMD verification systems

Adhere to FMD deadline irrespective of any Brexit scenario, pharmacies urged

Community pharmacies must work towards compliance with the Falsified Medicines Directive (FMD) in time for the February 9 deadline irrespective of any...
Diabetes

Diabetes UK launches Pharmacy Leaders programme

Diabetes UK have launched a new leadership programme, in collaboration with Novo Nordisk, which aims to identify future pharmacist leaders and enable...

Medicines to be prioritised over food under no-deal Brexit, says Hancock

Medicine supplies will get priority over food shipments in the event of a no-deal Brexit, Health Secretary Matt Hancock has told MPs.

CPPE’s Return to Prescribing course back for 2019

Centre for Pharmacy Postgraduate Education (CPPE) has confirmed that it will relaunch the popular  Return to Prescribing course in 2019.

Every other parent of under 5s exposed to anti-vax messages on social media

A new report published by Royal Society for Public Health (RSPH) reveals the extent to which social media propagates misinformation about vaccinations,...
House of Lords

Lords raise concerns after Hancock’s response on drug supply

Home Affairs Sub-Committee of the House of Lords expressed its dissatisfaction on the response from Health Secretary Matt Hancock on ensuring access...
Novartis

Brexit: Novartis urges government to secure drug supplies ‘rapidly’

Novartis called on Britain to urgently guarantee the movement of drugs in the event of a chaotic Brexit and said it was...

New video highlights the need for more pharmacy involvement with young adult carers

I’ve been a carer for my whole life, I’ve never known any different.Maria, young adult carer A...