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Dr. Debi Bhattacharya wins the prestigious RPS-PRUK Research Award

Pharmacy Research UK (PRUK) is delighted to award the prestigious PRUK-sponsored Royal Pharmaceutical Society (RPS) Pharmacy Practice Research award to Dr. Debi Bhattacharya. The award is intended to recognise individuals who have made a significant contribution to the field of pharmacy research and have potential to be a leader in the field. Dr. Bhattacharya is […]

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Pharmacy Research UK Response to GPhC plan of action to tackle workplace pressures

The General Pharmaceutical Council (GPhC) has recently announced its intention to work with people and organisations both inside and outside of pharmacy to examine and understand workplace pressures across the sector. Pharmacy Research UK (PRUK) (1) welcomes this plan of action and has long expressed concern about the effect of high mental workload and workplace stress […]

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Press Release: Pharmacists could provide vital support for young people to manage long term conditions like juvenile arthritis

We are delighted to announce the publication of research funded by the charity exhibiting the valued role pharmacists can play in supporting young people with juvenile arthritis to self-manage their condition. Project ‘Exploring the Perceived and Potential Medicines Optimisation Role of Pharmacy for Young People with Long-Term Conditions, Through the Case Study of Juvenile Arthritis‘ The […]

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Press Release: Pharmacy Research UK Publishes First Annual Research Review

Pharmacy Research UK (PRUK) is please to publish our inaugural annual research report, which highlights the impact our funding and researchers have had since PRUK’s launch in 2012 and throughout 2015. The report also takes the opportunity to share with readers our vision for the future. Read our 2015 Annual Research Review. Since its launch, PRUK has awarded nearly […]

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Daphne Jackson Fellowship Opportunity

Pharmacy Research UK and Durham University are jointly funding a Daphne Jackson Fellowship. The Fellowship will be held within the Division of Pharmacy at the School of Medicine, Pharmacy and Health at Durham University. The Fellowship is intended for a pharmacist, or scientist, wishing to return after a career break to research in medicinal or […]

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Change in return address for submission of 2015 awards and bursaries applications

Please note: if you are applying for our 2015 awards and bursaries please ensure you return five copies of your completed application form to the following address: Pharmacy Research UK Royal Pharmaceutical Society 1 Lambeth High Street London SE1 7JN One electronic copy of your application should be emailed to yen.truong@rpharms.com We have also updated […]

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Seeking Peer Reviewers for Funding Applications

We are currently seeking to widen our pool of peer reviewers to ensure we have a broad range of individuals within pharmacy research with the diverse skills necessary to review our funding applications applications in 2015. We are seeking to recruit volunteers with pharmacy, health services research, social science and medical backgrounds. If you’re interested in […]

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Pharmacy Research UK announces research funding for Pharmacists in 2015

Pharmacy Research UK is accepting applications from pharmacists wishing to develop skills and experience in research relating to their practice. In line with our objective to promote the health of the public by educating pharmacists, we have two funding schemes which aim to develop research capacity and capability in pharmacy. The Personal Research Awards and […]

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Press Release: Project Grants

Following our first highly successful call for project grants which elicited 73 outline bids, we have funded 5 projects. These projects have been selected by our Scientific Advisory Panel and via external peer review and are novel, generalisable and address the priorities in our research strategy. We are committed to funding research that seeks to understand […]

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Are you feeling champion?

Beth Allen is Head of Research at Pharmacy Research UK and the Royal Pharmaceutical Society. Over the bank holiday weekend my Geordie in-laws paid a visit. Having waved them off, there is a word that continues to resound in my ears, you’ve guessed it, “champion”. It got me to thinking, it’s a word I’m hearing […]

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