The empire strikes back: The quest for British recognition of colonial pharmaceutical qualifications 1880 to 1930
- At: 2010 FIP Congress in Lisbon (Portugal)
- Type: Presentation
- By: ANDERSON, Stuart (London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom)
With the foundation of the Pharmaceutical Society in 1841 the move to formal education in Britain began. Later in the nineteenth century the colonies began to set up pharmacy boards, one of whose functions was to keep a register of pharmaceutical chemists authorised to practice in that colony. Those already on the British register were.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.