Many of our interviewees discuss similar experiences, and some of these have been grouped together to highlight particular themes.

British Pharmacological Society

Eminent pharmacologists discuss the importance of the British Pharmacological Society, the Serotonin Club and the British  Association of Psychopharmacology in their careers.


Two physicians recall taking the exams to acquire  the MRCP (Membership of the Royal College of Physicians).


A chronobiologist, a paediatrian, pharmacologists, and other health professionals, reflect on particularly memorable patients. 


Health professionals reflect on how professional societies have inspired and influenced them, and provided critical networks within their fields of study. 

Toy Stories

Scientists and medics share some of their formative pre-school experiences and influences.