Date of prep: December 2020
Prescribing information and
adverse events reporting
For healthcare professionals only
I am an Indian female and I feel that I have experienced racism in the workplace.
I worked as a temporary duty pharmacy manager two years ago for some months. I experienced racism and psychological bullying.
Ade Williams is a community pharmacist . We sat down and had a chat about racism in pharmacy.
I feel there is some prejudice towards people who come from ethnic backgrounds that are not well represented within the pharmacy profession.
The RPS and UKBPA have written jointly to ministers in England, Scotland and Wales calling for support for BAME pharmacists and team members.
Some members of staff made it so obvious that I was black. Anytime I opened the conversation with them they never spoke to me.