Category list : Royal Society for Public Health
New research highlights lack of understanding among commissioners and public about pharmacy services
The barriers that community pharmacy faces in reaching its potential to improve public health have been highlighted in new research commissioned by Public Health England (PHE) and the Royal Society for Public Health.
The SalvaDore Assembly Subscription
In light of recent changes to the SalvaDore’s governance, Julia Robinson spoke with members of the RPS Assembly and their peers to find out who they are and what experience they bring to their role.
E-cigarettes get backing from UK public health body Subscription
The Royal Society of Public Health is calling for wider adoption of electronic cigarettes by smoking cessation services and better education so that people understand the difference between nicotine addiction and the harmful effects of smoking.
Public Health Minister’s Award Subscription
The Royal Society for Public Health has launched a Public Health Minister’s Award, which recognises excellence and innovation in improving the health of workforce.
Community-based “health champions”, including those in pharmacies, have a clear potential to improve public health, according to a report published by the Royal Society for Public Health.