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PCPA Practice Pharmacy Symposium 2019

October 8, 2019

Holiday Inn Bloomsbury, Coram St, Bloomsbury, London WC1N 1HT

Event Summary:

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 12th September 2019.

Download your poster pack HERE or email for a poster pack

This event is PCPA members only event. £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 - Collect your delegate badge from reception on the ground floor. Have a morning tea or coffee and visit the exhibition stands.

     Enjoy your day!

  • 9.20 – 9.25 Chairs welcome and introduction to conference – Helen Kilminster

  • 9.25 – 9.50 Keynote Address – James Sanderson- Director of Personalised Care - NHS England

  • 9.55 – 10.50 Workshop session one. Your workshop sessions will be printed on the back of your delegate badge.

  • 10.50 – 11.20 Refreshments. Please use this opportunity to view the posters and exhibition stands.

  • 11.20 - 12.15 Workshop session two

  • 12.15 – 13.15 LUNCH - Please use this opportunity to view the posters and exhibition stands.

  • 13.15 – 14.10 Workshop session three                  

  • 14.10 – 15.05 Workshop session four

  • 15.05 – 15.35 Refreshments. Please use this opportunity to view the posters and exhibition stands

  • 15.35 – 15.45 Poster awards - Winners announced

  • 15.45 - 16.15 Headline speaker - Helen Bevan NHS Horizons (Speaker TBC)

  • 16.15      Close 

  • Workshops will be open for selections from the start of September.

    Members will be sent workshop selection requests.

    Workshop titles may be liable to change. Topic/theme will remain the same. When selection are sent the titles will be final.


Workshop 1 Sessions

PINCER In practice – Robin Conibere TBC

Osteoporosis management in general practice- Nipa Patel

Early Cancer Diagnosis- Ade Williams

Workshop 2 Sessions

Anticholinergic Burden- PrescQIPP - Sue Smith

Skills Zone Sessions: Inhaler technique :Injection Technique: AliveCor: BP  **Interactive sessions**

COPD - session. (Title to be announced)     

Workshop 3 Sessions

Diabetes - session. (Title to be announced)         

PCNs Practical Tips and Advice- Dr Graham Stretch

Managing Cardiovascular risk in practice- Brendon Jiang

Workshop 4 Sessions

Structured Medication reviews – Ravi Sharma & Lelly Oboh

ABCD Head to Toe Physical Assessments- Stephen Andrew-Whyte

Asthma – session. (Title to be announced)

PCPA Professional Partners

CPPEUKCPARoyal Pharmaceutical SocietyNICENHS EnglandAPTUK

PCPA Corporate Partners

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