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'The best decision of my university life'

Chloe writes about how choosing to organise the 77th Annual Conference in Nottingham was the best decision of her university career.

Surviving the preregistration year; lessons from black preregistration pharmacists.

Diane Ashiru-Oredope, founder of the African & Caribbean Preregistration Pharmacy Network (ACPN), is joined by Osenadia Joseph-Ebare, Omotola Ogunnigbo as they write about the challenges facing black students during their pre-registration year, how they overcame theirs and give you hints and tips on how you can succeed during that vital year.

Journey to Pharmacy 2U

Phil Day writes about his career path and challenges some preconceptions surrounding internet pharmacies.

Journey to Pharmacy 2U

Phil Day, the Superintendent Pharmacist at Pharmacy 2U, writes about his career path and challenges some preconceptions surrounding internet pharmacies.

My Student Exchange Experience – 2 weeks of sun, fun and pharmacy

Every year the BPSA organises several student exchanges with countries around the world, Liv was one of the lucky students to go. She tells us all about her experience in Croatia.

Medicines Optimisation in the Academic Health Science Networks

Pharmacy technician Helen Baben tells us all about her career path and her role within one of these networks, working to improve health whilst generating economic growth.

EPSA and Me

Daniela, a BPSA member, tells us all about her brand new role within the European Pharmaceutical Students' Association and how you can get involved!

Insight: Global Pharmacy x Jane Msumba

'I truly believe pharmacy is an incredibly exciting and versatile profession, as it really does open doors for us as students once we graduate into a whole host of fascinating domains.'

Insight: Advanced Pharmacist Addictions x Laura Wilson

Within addictions services, pharmacists are taking on more extensive roles; they can be full or part time prescribers based within local community addiction teams and/or take on supporting and advisory roles for the health board. Read on to find out about this innovative role!

Insight: Employability

What is ‘employability’?What is the relevance of the term 'employability'?The relevance of 'employability' to pharmacy? Read on to find out about Gautam Paul's PhD and career and also find out about about the importance of employability.

Insight: From Community to Industry x Preetam Patel

"Looking back I personally believe when it came to careers day at university pharmacy students weren’t given the whole picture when it came to industry. We did not need a first degree and we definitely did not need to go to a ‘special’ university to get into industry." - Preetam Patel details her journey from Community Pharmacy into Industry

Insight: PharmData x Oliver Staunton

"I think that as time goes on, and the role of pharmacy changes, there will always be opportunities for new and exciting ways to do things, and that includes IT." - Oliver Staunton created a Pharmacy IT company, find out more about how it came to be.

5 Year Pharmacy Degrees? A closer look at the Nottingham 5 Year course

Tom Gray, Head of Professional and Clinical Leadership at Nottingham University discusses the fruition of the Nottingham 5 year Pharmacy degree and outlines his thoughts on the GPhC initial education and training proposal.   

Insight: NMC x Ruth Wakeman

"Pharmacists have a lot of transferable skills that enable us to undertake policy roles. We tend to have a good eye for detail and are able to read, understand and communicate complicated information to different audiences and we are used to juggling multiple priorities." Ruth Wakeman of the NMC outlines her involvement in the world of policy

Insight: NMC x Ruth Wakeman

"Pharmacists have a lot of transferable skills that enable us to undertake policy roles. We tend to have a good eye for detail and are able to read, understand and communicate complicated information to different audiences and we are used to juggling multiple priorities." Find out how Ruth Wakeman has refined the above in her roles in policy

Insight: TED x Mark Clymer

"Reflecting on my role and career as a future pharmacy leader has enabled me to understand that the skills I developed as a clinical pharmacist are applicable and transferable to a variety of other settings" - Find out more about how Mark Clymer utilises these skills

Insight: TED x Mark Clymer

"The great attribute of the pharmacy profession is the wide breadth of knowledge and skills we have and we are in a position to work with patients and other healthcare professionals to shape patient care across the health and social care system to improve people’s lives." Find out how Mark Clymer embodies this ethos in his role with TEDxNHS

Insight: TED x Mark Clymer

"The great attribute of the pharmacy profession is the wide breadth of knowledge and skills we have and we are in a position to work with patients and other healthcare professionals to shape patient care across the health and social care system to improve people’s lives. " Find out how Mark Clymer embodies this ethos in his role with TEDxNHS

Insight: TED x Mark Clymer

"The great attribute of the pharmacy profession is the wide breadth of knowledge and skills we have and we are in a position to work with patients and other healthcare professionals to shape patient care across the health and social care system to improve people’s lives. " Find out how Mark Clyme embodies this principle in his role with TEDxNHS

Insight: Sabbatical in Namibia x Nicola Corkhill

"you may have perceptions about working in another country, including facilities available, but wait until you’ve experienced it first hand." Read about Nicola Corkhill's extraordinary sabbatical in Namibia!

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