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RPSstrategyApril 18 2016

The Royal Pharmaceutical Society has launched its new five year plan, saying its activities and resources will be focused on delivering six strategic goals.

In the strategy document, ‘RPS Strategy 2016-2021’, the Society pledges to:

  • improve the public’s health and wellbeing;
  • be the professional voice of pharmacy;
  • support the education and development of the profession;
  • be a global publisher of medicines information and advice;
  • drive and support research and innovation in medicines and healthcare;
  • be a viable and sustainable organisation.

Further details of each of the strategic goals is set out in the document which has been developed by the Society’s three National Pharmacy Boards. It was adopted by the RPS Assembly earlier this month.

“Based on our five years’ experience as a dedicated professional body, we have refined our purpose and developed six strategic goals that describe where we plan to be by 2021, if not before. These goals are a natural extension of much of the work we are already doing and will help us on our journey to becoming a Royal College,” said the Society.

The Society is now inviting views from members, stakeholders, and patients on how to achieve the goals set out in the document.

Links:

RPS announcement

‘RPS Strategy 2016-2021’ document

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