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PCPA Annual Members Conference MANCHESTER 2019

April 30, 2019

Barnes Wallis Building, The University of Manchester, Sackville Street Campus, Manchester M1 7JA

Event Summary:

***This is event is NOW FULL***

If you would like to be added to the reserve list please email

Dont forget to register for the London event!

The format for the day will be plenary sessions followed by presentations, interspersed with workshops, case scenarios and question and answer sessions.

There will be plenty of opportunity to network with colleagues. 

Enter the poster competition and showcase your talents. Closure date 5th April 2019.

Download a poster pack HERE or email for a poster pack

This event is FREE for PCPA members. £199.00 for non PCPA members and £350 for Industry delegate tickets. 
PCPA provide all exhibitors with a full delegate list, this only includes the information as appears on your delegate badge. This does not contain any of your contact details.
Please note that we often have a Reserve List for our conference days and as we've previously faced a number of non-attendees, we are now charging a non-attendance fee of £50 for delegates who do not attend without 48 hours’ cancellation notice. Therefore, if you are unable to attend, please do get in touch as soon as possible via We hope you understand.


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PCPA provide all exhibitors with a full delegate list. This only includes the information that appears on your delegate badge, and does not contain any of your contact details.

Event Details:


    9.00 – 9.20 Registration and coffee

  • 9.20 -9.25 Chairs welcome and introduction to conference- Liz Butterfield

  • 9.25 – 9.50 Key Note Address –

    Implementation of the Long Term Plan-

    Ed Waller -Director of Primary Care Strategy and NHS Contracts, NHS England

  • 9.50 – 10.45 Workshop session one

  • 10.45 – 11.00 PCPA GSK Annual Awards

    Shortlist announced at Manchester, Winners at London

  • 11.00 – 11.30 Coffee

  • 11.30- 12.25 Workshop session two

  • 12.25 – 13.25 LUNCH  - During lunch there will be a poster exhibition

  • 13.25 – 14.20 Workshop session three

  • 14.20 – 15.15 Workshop session four

  • 15.15 – 15.40 TEA

  • 15.40 – 15.45 Poster Shortlist announced

  • 15.45 - 16.15 Complex Poly Pharmacy and De-prescribing-

    Nina Barnett-Consultant Pharmacist

  • 16.15 Close


Please select which workshops you would like to attend from the options below, in order of preference.

We will endeavour to grant your first choice where possible. If sessions are over subscribed we will make an alternative selection for you. Your allocations will be shown on the rear of your delegate badge on the day.

We look forward to welcoming you to the PCPA event

Workshop 1 Sessions

Implementing Cardiometabolic Guidelines for patients with Diabetes – Karen O’Brien (Supported by Novo Nordisk)

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Optimising Prescribing in Depression & Anxiety - Petra Brown & Amanda Parkinson- CMHP

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Evolving Treatments in the Management of COPD - Professor Dave Singh (Supported by Chiesi)

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Workshop 2 Sessions

SKILLS SHOP Practical hands on sessions - Injection technique-Sarah Lea (Supported by Novo Nordisk) & Inhaler Technique- James Ellis (Supported by GSK) & AliveCor atrial fibrillation check-Gareth Malson and Ziad Suleiman

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Anticholinergic Burden - Dr Graham Stretch

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CBT - How to maximise the 10 mins consultation in support of gaining better patient outcomes through goal setting and quality MUR’s - Karen Marshall(Supported by GSK)

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Workshop 3 Sessions

Opioid prescribing in Chronic Pain - Sue Smith- PrescQIPP

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Shared Decision Making, Measuring Success - Nina Barnett

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Type II Diabetes - Helen Kilminster

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Workshop 4 Sessions

Patient Safety and Self Care - Mayada Aljaizani, Pharmacist and Shelley Mannion, Pharmacy Technician

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Optimising and Demonstrating the value of Primary Care Pharmacy - Primary care networks and QOF - Jane Brown & Gareth Malson

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Heart Failure – Rocco Hadland

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