Pharmacist’s Conscience Clause: relinquished under pressure

Pharmacist’s Conscience Clause: relinquished under pressure

When the French National Council for the Order of Pharmacists, met on September 6, 2016 to finalize the project of draft reform for the pharmacists’ code of ethics, they waived the introduction of an explicit conscience clause, which had been recommended in a...
Conscience clause for pharmacists

Conscience clause for pharmacists

A draft reform for the pharmacists’ code of ethics has generated an unexpected controversy in the past few days on whether a conscience clause is necessary in their ethical code. This reform is currently being implemented by the National Council for the Order of...
[PR] Conscience clause for pharmacists: stop ideological pressure

[PR] Conscience clause for pharmacists: stop ideological pressure

Alliance VITA is strongly opposed to the ideological pressure being imposed on pharmacists, who for a large majority wish to introduce a conscience clause in their Code of Ethics. VITA is calling for a calm, reasonable and honest discussion with respect to the freedom...