Samuel Allemann graduated from the University of Basel (Switzerland), and received the federal diploma as a pharmacist in 2012. In January 2013, he joined the 'Pharmaceutical Care Research Group' at the University of Basel and started his PhD-Thesis, main focus “adherence and electronic monitoring”. He participates in writing for im@il-offizin, a pharmaceutical information service for practitioners. At the same time, he works in a community pharmacy in Solothurn. Since November 2013, he has been enrolled in a continuative education at the hospital Bruderholz (Basel), which will lead to an FPH-Diploma in 'clinical pharmacy'.