Who we are

The RPS is the professional membership body for pharmacists and pharmacy in Great Britain and an internationally renowned publisher of medicines information.

We advance the profession of pharmacy for public and patient benefit, to improve the health of the public and to secure the future of our members.

What we do

We support our members and customers to improve health outcomes for society. We deliver this through professional development and support; the provision of quality medicines information and advice. We are committed to improving patient care and safety through developing professional practice.

Our mission is to put pharmacy on the forefront of healthcare, and our vision is to be the world leader in the safe and effective use of medicines.

The Royal Pharmaceutical Society (RPS) leads the profession of pharmacy to improve the public’s health and wellbeing.

Our goals for 2016 – 2021

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