Former RPSGB president wins FIP award posthumously

Colin Hitchings, former RPSGB president who passed away on 30 June 2014, has been awarded the Joseph A Oddis Award posthumously for exceptional service to the International Pharmaceutical Federation (FIP).

Hitchings was a member of FIP for over 40 years, holding many positions in the hospital section, the board of pharmacy practice, the bureau and the council. He served an eight-year term of office as professional secretary (1997­–2005) during which he also acted as interim general secretary and CEO (1998–1999).

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The Pharmaceutical Journal, PJ, 6 September 2014, Vol 293, No 7826;293(7826):DOI:10.1211/PJ.2014.20066313