18 November 2014
Don't miss Professor Rod Flower's contribution in today's Sun newspaper. Rod provides expertise and comment on miracle cures that can be found deep in the jungle.
10 November 2014
A Prescription for the NHS: Recognising the value of clinical pharmacology and therapeutics, launched on 3 November 2014, has been covered by:
The Financial: More clinical pharmacologists needed, say experts
The Pharmaceutical Journal: Pharmacists and clinical pharmacologists to collaborate following call for more consultant posts
University of Liverpool: More clinical pharmacologists needed, say experts
Anthony Cox blog: A synergistic interaction: Clinical Pharmacologists and Pharmacists
05 November 2014
The BPS Meetings Committee is seeking symposia proposals for Pharmacology 2015, which will be held from Tuesday 15 to Thursday 17 December 2015 at the Queen Elizabeth II Conference Centre in London.
We were so delighted that Our call for Pharmacology 2014 attracted such a high number of quality proposals that we decided to feature an extra three symposia – increasing the total number of scientific sessions for this year's meeting to 12.
03 November 2014
Support from partner organizations for A Prescription for the NHS: Recognising the value of clinical pharmacology and therapeutics:
03 November 2014
3 November 2014, London UK: The British Pharmacological Society launched today a new report calling for an increase in the number of clinical pharmacologists across the four UK nations. This medical specialty, the only one focusing on the safe, effective and economic use of medicines, is well placed to help the NHS surmount the biggest financial challenge since its creation.
30 October 2014
Putting UK Pharmacology on the Map aims to illustrate the pivotal importance of pharmacology to the discovery and development of new medicines, as well as to the health and economy of the UK.
08 October 2014
“On behalf of the British Pharmacological Society, I am delighted to announce the names of the winners of its most recently-judged prizes and awards. These are in addition to the prizes and awards that I had the pleasure of announcing earlier in June and brings the total awarded during 2014 to £20,750. The winners will be invited to join the official announcement at the Annual Dinner and Prize-Giving, part of the Society’s flagship meeting Pharmacology 2014,” commented Professor Humphrey Rang, President of the British Pharmacological Society and Chair of the Membership & Awards Committee that judged the nominations.
29 September 2014
UK initiative honours pioneers in the science of new medicines
Monday 29 September 2014, London UK: The British Pharmacological Society today announced that its +3,000 members have elected five trailblazers in the science of new medicines to its Pharmacology Hall of Fame. The following distinguished individuals were elected this year:
• Bill Bowman
• Sir Derrick Dunlop
• Hans Kosterlitz
• Heinz Otto Schild
• Marthe Vogt
03 September 2014
An update from Professor Humphrey Rang, BPS President