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Your Society: Being here for our members in 2021

20 Jan 2021 published January 2021

In his first message of the year, Prof Sir Munir Pirmohamed talks about how we can support you during the next stage of the pandemic.

2020 at the British Pharmacological Society

12 Jan 2021 by Sorrel Bunting published January 2021

Engagement manager Sorrel Bunting looks back at an unforgettable year

Social distancing in research labs, an undergraduate’s perspective

22 Dec 2020 by Ellie Hyde published December 2020

Ellie Hyde, undergraduate Pharmacology and Drug Discovery student, recounts her experience of social distancing in a research environment.

Dr Niall Hyland reflects on the past four years and looks to Pharmacology 2020

11 Dec 2020 published December 2020

Dr Niall Hyland looks back over his term as VP Meetings, and shares anticipation for Pharmacology 2020

President's Message: Announcing our new Fellows for 2020

26 Nov 2020 by Munir Pirmohamed published November 2020

Professor Munir Pirmohamed announces the recipients of the Fellowships and the Honorary Fellowships that the British Pharmacological Society has awarded in 2020.

Your Society: Our equality, diversity and inclusion journey

27 Oct 2020 published October 2020

Ahead of the launch of our new EDI Vision, Rachel reflects on our journey so far

Inspiring and supporting the next generation of pharmacologists

20 Oct 2020 by Sorrel Bunting published October 2020

We know that it is likely that, as a pharmacologist, you have been asked about careers and opportunities in pharmacology, perhaps during networking at conferences, as part of discussions with your team, or even during conversations with family and friends. But what do you say?

A tool for doctors to review the medications of complex cases

19 Oct 2020 by Christopher James Douglas Threapleton published October 2020

Chris Threapleton explains how his research team are working to reduce the negative effects of taking multiple medicines. 

Facing mental health challenges together: our experience during COVID-19

09 Oct 2020 published October 2020

Ahead of World Mental Health Day on 10 October 2020, our CEO Rachel Lambert-Forsyth shares how the Society, as an employer, has taken on the unique mental health challenges posed by COVID-19.