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PCN Regional Symposia - SOUTH of England

August 5, 2020

Online Zoom Event

Event Summary:

**Registrations for this event are now closed.** Please see our other available events.
 
PCPA is delighted to announce this PCN South of England regional symposium.
This is an online event 12.40 - 4.40pm
 
Please note this is a regional event for the South of England only attendees. Please see the main events page for other regional events.
 
This programme has been exclusively developed for general practice and PCN pharmacy professionals. 
 
Develop your clinical knowledge through interactive practical workshops and delivered by nationally renowned experts
 
Places are limited and priority given to PCPA members
 
Once your place has been confirmed, we will send you your delegate pack which will include your login details.
 
This event will be locked from 1pm onwards. This event will be recorded.
 
Workshops selections will be released shortly. If you do not make a selection, these will be made on your behalf.
 
This will be a locked meeting once it has started. This meeting will be recorded.
 
Once your place has been confirmed, we will send you your delegate pack which will include your bespoke Zoom login details and the event programme.
 
This event has been supported by the following pharmaceutical companies through the purchase of Exhibition sessions.

In alphabetical order: ABBOTT, AMGEN, Bayer HealthCare, BMS, Chiesi, GSK, FDB (First Data Bank), Nutricia and Thornton & Ross

These companies have had no input into the design or content of the event agenda, except where a company has a separate company sponsored workshop. This promotional educational sessions have been sponsored and developed by the companies shown  and is intended for UK Healthcare professionals only

(PCPA workshops will be available to PCPA Members in September)

 


Event Details:

  • 12.40 - 13.00   Exhibition Session 1

  • 13.00 - 13.10   Welcome by PCPA President Dr Graham Stretch and Regional Vice President, Robin Conibere

  • 13.10 - 13.30   Keynote Address: Steve Brown NHSE: South West PCN Pharmacy Update

  • 13.35 - 14.15   Workshop Session 1

  • 14.15 - 14.20   Comfort break 5 minutes 

  • 14.25 - 14.40   Exhibition Session 2

  • 14.45 - 15.25   Workshop Session 2

  • 15.30 - 15.45  Exhibition Session 3

  • 15.50 - 16.20 Community Pharmacy and PCNS: Ade Williams

  • 16.20 - 16.40  Panel Session: COVID Next Steps, Reset and Recovery: Graham Stretch, Steve Brown, Robin Conibere, Ade Williams, Dr Mary Jardine and Ziad Suleiman 

    Summary: Graham Stretch and Robin Conibere

  • 16.40 Close

Workshops:

Exhibition Session 1

Choice 1:

COVID-19 and dry skin conditions: In light of the current COVID 19 crisis pharmacists are seeing more and more patients present with dry skin conditions. Zeroderma, aims at improving knowledge about the important role of emollient therapy and increase pharmacists clinical confidence in advising patients with dry skin conditions. 

In addition, Thornton and Ross are aware of the impact that COVID-19 has had on healthcare professionals, more specifically, the extensive use of PPE causing dry-skin conditions. (Thornton and Ross supported session)

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Choice 2:

Practical session outlining FAQs around the transitioning of patients from warfarin to a DOAC. (BAYER sponsored session)

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Choice 3:

How can Amgen support you in identifying Very High Risk Cardiovascular Disease Patients (AMGEN sponsored session)

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Workshop Session 1

Choice 1:

PCN INSIGHTS- Practical quick wins session from PCN Clinical Director. Sharing Best Practice from the South of Enlgand. With Ziad Suleiman and Brendon Jiang

Aims and Objectives: Build trust & gain confidence in PCNs

  • Setting expectations
  • Unlocking the potential
  • Realising the opportunities

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Choice 2:

The Clinical Pharmacist Perspective in the Management of Very High Risk Cardiovascular Disease Patients- Ketan Kavia
(Session sponsored by Amgen)

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Choice 3:

Making the most of your Pharmacy Techician: Helen Belben and Emma Smith

Aims and Objectives:

  • Discuss the benefits of Pharmacy Techs working in PCNs
  • How we support pharmacists to focus on patients
  • Improving systems and processes in the practice and care homes

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Choice 4:

SMR Workshop: How to maximise value and outcomes. Practical tips and Insights. Speakers include Lelly Oboh and Steve Williams

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Exhibition Session 2

Choice 1:

The importance of Time in Range for people with Diabetes:

  • Glycaemic control on day to day basis for people with diabetes is important to limit long term complications. Find out why glucose monitoring is an important component of modern diabetes management.
  • Technology for monitoring glucose has evolved at a tremendous pace over the last few years. Discover the latest technologies available and how they benefit people with diabetes and Healthcare Professionals.
  • HbA1c has long been considered a gold standard measurement, discover the ‘concept’ of time in Range and how this new measure can be used by Healthcare Professionals and patients alike in diabetes management.

(ABBOTT sponsored session)

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Choice 2:

BMS Your Journey with NVAF and VTE - Practical session: Resources to support you and your NVAF/VTE patients.(Hosted by the BMS/Pfizer Alliance)

This promotional educational session has been sponsored and developed by the BMS/Pfizer Alliance and is intended for UK Healthcare professionals only(Hosted by the BMS/Pfizer Alliance)

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Choice 3:

FDB AnalyseRx: Next-level medicines optimisation

  • Learn about AnalyseRx, our new medicines optimisation solution designed to enable ongoing proactive medicines optimisation at a practice level.
  • How AnalyseRx can support Clinical Pharmacists and PCNs in the delivery of the Structured Medicines Review and Medicines Optimisation service specification.
  • Discover how AnalyseRx helps the Clinical Pharmacist maximise their impact on patient outcomes.

(FDB supported session)

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Workshop Session 2

Choice 1:

SMR Workshop: How to maximise value and outcomes. Practical tips and Insights. Speakers include Lelly Oboh and Steve Williams

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Choice 2:

Management of Osteoporosis Patients during a pandemic - Speaker Nipa Patel (Sponsored by Amgen)

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Choice 3:

Remote Consultations: Robin Conibere and Dr Mary Jardine

Aims and Objectives:

  • Familiarise yourself with the drivers and tools for remote working
  • Conducting remote clinics efficiently
  • Keeping your patient at the centre in a virtual consultation

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Choice 4:

PCN INSIGHTS- Practical quick wins session from PCN Clinical Director. Sharing Best Practice from the South of Enlgand. With Brendon Jiang and Ziad Suleiman

Aims and Objectives: Build trust & gain confidence in PCNs

  • Setting expectations
  • Unlocking the potential
  • Realising the opportunities

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Exhibition Session 3

Choice 1:

Respiratory review and medicines optimisation of COPD patients – Is this on your priority list for 2020? With Alun Griffith and Simon Burke

  • The BNF Respiratory chapter dominates the other 23 chapters in terms of NHS England spend/prescription item.
  • Are you interested in learning more on the health economy variation in medicines optimisation of respiratory inhalers devices across NHS England?
  • Is there a focus on optimising respiratory inhalers in your area? Do you want to learn more on the health economic and environmental factors that is driving this national trend?

(GSK supported session)

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Choice 2:

Nutrition and Pharmacy – a collaborative approach to achieving patient focused outcomes,

  • The importance of nutritional care during and after Critical illness such as COVID-19 infection.
  • Nutrition and Pharmacy – The integral role of pharmacists in supporting the continuity of nutritional care and resources to help you support your patients.

(Nutricia sponsored session)

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Choice 3:

Chiesi – Our Products, Our Passions.

Speak to a team member from Chiesi to learn more about who we are and what we do (Chiesi supported session)

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Workshop 6 Sessions