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Introducing the Dragons

We are delighted to confirm the names of the Dragons for our Dragons’ Den Event on 7th July 1pm - 5pm. More...

Published: May 24, 2016 3:05:45 PM

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Nadia Bukhari made Fellow of the Royal Pharmaceutical Society

Fellowship is an honour which recognises those individuals who have attained distinction in their pharmacy career. As Fellowships are based on nominations from Members, they signify the esteem in which the individual is held by his or her peers. More...

Published: May 4, 2016 3:30:47 PM

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Small Molecule Dragons' Den

The Translational Research Office, UCL Business and the Drug Discovery Cluster at UCL are holding a Small Molecule Dragons’ Den

Published: Apr 21, 2016 10:29:36 AM

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UCL School of Pharmacy Annual Alumni Reunion 2016

On Tuesday 9 February, alumni and friends of the UCL School of Pharmacy gathered to celebrate the School’s recent successes. More...

Published: Apr 14, 2016 11:02:30 AM


JustMilk's Drug Delivery Breast Feeding Aid wins Pitch@Palace!

A UCL School of Pharmacy collaboration on a novel infant drug and nutrient breast feeding aid won 1st Place in Pitch@Palace 5.0 More...

Published: Mar 22, 2016 12:23:04 PM

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Dementia Workshop

Dementia Friends is an Alzheimer's Society led initiative which aims to increase dementia awareness and change the way the nation thinks, talks and acts about dementia. More...

Published: Mar 21, 2016 4:14:59 PM


Visit of HRH Princess Chulabhorn to the UCL School of Pharmacy

During a visit of Professor Dr Her Royal Highness Princess Chulabhorn Mahidol from Thailand to the UCL School of Pharmacy, research achievement and graduate training needs in the area of natural product science and biodiversity research were discussed. More...

Published: Mar 11, 2016 11:06:09 AM


The Age of Anxiety - Public Engagement Event

What causes anxiety? How does it affect our minds, bodies and relationships? Can we prevent anxiety? How do anxiety treatments work? More...

Published: Mar 3, 2016 1:38:13 PM


Monash, UCL, UNC advance PharmAlliance partnership

PharmAlliance, the research, education and practice partnership between three of the world’s most highly-regarded schools of pharmacy – Monash University, University College London and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill - has announced its first round of grant funding. Established in March last year, the Alliance enables the partners to pursue new educational, practice and research collaborations to address major international issues in the fields of drug discovery and development, nanomedicine and nanotechnology development, and clinical pharmacology. More...

Published: Mar 2, 2016 11:10:00 AM

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2016 UCL School of Pharmacy Annual Lecture

Professor John Hardy, along with discussants Dr Simon Ridley and Professor Gill Morgan, gave this year's annual UCL School of Pharmacy lecture to a standing room only audience at the Royal Society. More...

Published: Feb 10, 2016 4:03:56 PM


UCL School of Pharmacy joins the Fight the Fakes campaign

UCL has become the first educational institution to partner with Fight the Fakes. The UCL Fight the Fakes Committee is thrilled to announce that UCL School of Pharmacy has officially joined the Fight the Fakes campaign to raise awareness about the dangers of counterfeit medicines.  More...

Published: Feb 10, 2016 11:10:34 AM

3D Neurons

Neuroscience Fun Day at Swiss Cottage Library

Profiling the research work of Dr Arnaud Ruiz, this exciting exhibition allows us to join him in his laboratory as he explains how neurons work and what they do. Utilising film, holograms and other displays to showcase neurons within a context of current scientific understanding, this exhibition lets the viewer explore the cells which allow us to think, see and feel. Work from the laboratory of Dr Steve Hilton highlighting 3D printing technology is also presented.

Published: Jan 28, 2016 2:33:24 PM

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New edition of pharmacy practice text book

A revised edition of an undergraduate text book in the area of Pharmacy Practice has been published to reflect the many developments in pharmacy and health policy.

Published: Nov 9, 2015 5:10:29 PM

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Nearly one in five oral penicillin doses given to children in NHS hospitals may be too high or too low

Researchers say that many children may be getting an inappropriate dose of antibiotics as doctors use guidelines that just use age, not height and weight, when choosing the level of drugs.

Published: Nov 9, 2015 12:10:30 PM

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Top Downloaded Pharmacology Open Access Article From UCL School of Pharmacy

Work from the School of Pharmacy is the top downloaded pharmacology open access article on Science Direct published since January 2014. More...

Published: Oct 30, 2015 4:06:50 PM

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Ijeoma Uchegbu Appointed UCL’s Pro-Vice Provost for Africa and The Middle East

UCL School of Pharmacy Professor has been appointed UCL Pro-Vice Provost for Africa and The Middle East. Professor Uchegbu will work with the Vice Provost International on the delivery of the recently launched Global Engagement Strategy. More...

Published: Oct 30, 2015 3:08:56 PM

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UCL-FIP Collaborating Centre produces three new global reports

At the 75th FIP World Congress of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences Düsseldorf, Germany (29 September - 3 October 2015), the UCL-FIP Collaborating Centre, on behalf of FIP Education Initiatives, released three new global reports describing global pharmacy education and workforce trends. More...

Published: Oct 28, 2015 10:48:44 AM

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Ethnopharmacology - a collaborative new book

A new book released in October 2015 provides a comprehensive, state-of-the-art and critical appraisal of research in locally and traditionally used medicinal plants. More...

Published: Oct 27, 2015 3:21:07 PM


Two new books on Medication Safety

Two new books on Medication Safety have been published – one aimed at researchers and healthcare professionals, and the other at the general public.

Published: Oct 16, 2015 3:25:11 PM

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Alumna Wins Public Health Pharmacist of the Year

Dr Diane Ashiru-Oredope was awarded the Public Health Pharmacist of the year at the Royal Pharmaceutical Society of Great Britian's 2015 Awards ceremony on 13th September 2015.  Diane graduated with a PhD from the UCL School of Pharmacy in 2009 and is currently the Pharmacist Lead for Antimicrobial Resistance at Public Health England. More...

Published: Oct 9, 2015 5:10:17 PM