The Association of the British Pharmaceutical Industry

THE Association of the British Pharmaceutical Industry (ABPI) is a trade association that represents large, medium and small biopharmaceutical companies and is recognised by government as the industry body that negotiates on behalf of the branded pharmaceutical industry for statutory consultation requirements, including the pricing scheme for medicines in the UK. ABPI works at the…

The Association of Independent Multiple Pharmacies

AIMp Ltd is a membership organisation representing the interests of community pharmacy companies with between 5 and 300 branches. It’s objectives are to: promote, protect and support the business, political and professional interests of all members through robust representation and negotiation. The Association is officially recognised as representing independent Multiples by all Bodies in Pharmacy…

Association of Pharmacy Technicians

THE Association of Pharmacy Technicians UK is the Professional Leadership Body for pharmacy technicians working in the UK. Commitments to members Respond to the needs of pharmacy technicians Provide CPD support and professional development Actively pursue professional networking and sharing of knowledge Promote pharmacy technicians through active response to health care policy Support advanced roles…

British Pharmaceutical Students’ Association

THE British Pharmaceutical Students’ Association was founded in 1942 and is the only national body that solely represents pharmacy students and pre-registration trainee pharmacists. As the official student organisation of the Royal Pharmaceutical Society, the BPSA exists to promote the interests and welfare of its members. The BPSA regularly represents the views of its members…

Company Chemists Association

THE Company Chemists’ Association provides a forum for the large businesses engaged in community pharmacy to work together to help create an environment where pharmacy can flourish and providers compete in a fair and equitable way. It aims to: * Represent members * Empower members to understand the changing policy environment; and * Influence that policy…

Centre for Pharmacy Postgraduate Education

CPPE is funded by Health Education England to provide continuing professional development (CPD) opportunities for all pharmacists and pharmacy technicians providing NHS services in England. It generates income from the sale of programmes to a wider healthcare professional audience both in the UK and internationally. All income received is reinvested into further development of learning…

Community Pharmacy Scotland

COMMUNITY Pharmacy Scotland represents community pharmacy owners throughout Scotland. It works with Government, the Scottish Executive Health Department, NHS Scotland, NHS Boards and other stakeholders to develop new pharmaceutical care services and to ensure that the framework exists to allow the owners of Scotland’s 1253 community pharmacies to deliver these services. Scottish Community Pharmacists are independent…

Community Pharmacy Northern Ireland

CPNI represents community pharmacy contractors in negotiations on services, the pharmacy contract and remuneration and reimbursement with the Health and Social Care Board (HSCB) and the Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety (DHSSPS). Website: CPNI

Community Pharmacy Wales

COMMUNITY Pharmacy Wales represents the 700 plus pharmacy owners in Wales on NHS matters. Its main objective is to secure the best possible NHS service opportunities, remuneration and terms. It is the body responsible for liaising with the Department of Health and for negotiating the contractual terms for the provision of the NHS community pharmacy services.…