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BJCP article: Greater efforts are needed to encourage patients to report adverse drug reactions

21 Nov 2016

A review in the British Journal of Clinical Pharmacology examined published studies addressing patients’ perceptions and factors influencing their reporting of adverse drug reactions and found that most patients were not aware of reporting systems and others were confused about reporting.

2016 Hall of Fame honours inspirational pharmacologists from around the world

17 Nov 2016

The British Pharmacological Society today announced that its 3,500+ members from around the world voted to induct five influential pharmacologists into its Pharmacology Hall of Fame.

Professor Norman Bowery (1944–2016)

11 Nov 2016

The Society is sad to report that Professor Norman Bowery died on 25 October.

The Society's response to TrialsTracker

08 Nov 2016

Professor David Webb, President of the British Pharmacological Society, responds to TrialsTracker's data that many organisations in industry and academia are not sharing the results of their clinical trials.

The Society's response to calls for a national prescription drug hotline

04 Nov 2016

Professor David Webb, President of the British Pharmacological Society, responds to the BMA's call for a national prescription hotline.  

Women from the British Pharmacological Society featured among top 50 female leaders

04 Nov 2016

British Pharmacological Society Fellow Professor Jackie Hunter CBE has been recognised in the ’50 Movers and Shakers in BioBusiness 2016’ report. Dr Anna Zecharia, Head of Education, Training & Policy at the British Pharmacological Society, has been also been named as one of the report’s ‘Rising Stars’.

The Society's response to the EMA providing open access to clinical data

01 Nov 2016

Professor David Webb, President of the British Pharmacological Society, comments on the European Medicines Agency's recent decision to provide open access to clinical data for new medicines for human use authorised in the European Union.

Undergraduate prize winners 2016

31 Oct 2016

The British Pharmacological Society is pleased to announce the 2016 winners of the BSc Pharmacology Prize and the winners of the Clinical Undergraduate Prize.

The Society's response to the 'Accelerated Access Review'

27 Oct 2016

Professor David Webb, President of the British Pharmacological Society, comments on the recently published 'Accelerated Access Review' report.

2016 Grahame-Smith Prize winner

25 Oct 2016

Dr James Dear, University of Edinburgh, is the 2016 winner of the Grahame-Smith Prize

The Society's response to 'The Changing UK Drug Discovery Landscape'

20 Oct 2016

Professor David Webb, President of the British Pharmacological Society, responds to a new report from the Association of the British Pharmaceutical Industry on The Changing UK Drug Discovery Landscape.