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PCPA General Practice Pharmacy All Wales Symposium 21st April 2021

April 21, 2021

Zoom Online

Event Summary:

PCPA is delighted to announce this first PCPA Welsh online event.

This is a Zoom online event 12.40 - 4.30pm

Develop your clinical knowledge through interactive practical workshops and delivered by nationally renowned experts
 
This is a free event and open to all pharmacy professionals. 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.
If your work device does not allow Zoom access, you can use a mobile phone or personal device.
 
If you do not make a workshop selection, these will be made on your behalf.
 
Parts of this meeting may be recorded and used for PCPA purposes. Most workshop presentations will be available to PCPA members after the event.
 
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. 
Please note that before you can enter the meeting you will be prompted to fill in your details in Zoom. You do not have to have a Zoom account to join this event.
 
This event has been supported by the following pharmaceutical companies through the purchase of Exhibition sessions. In alphabetical order: ABBOTT, ALTURIX, Bayer HealthCare, Chiesi, GSK and Nutricia

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

 

 


Event Details:

  • 12.40 - 12.55   Exhibition Session 1

  • 13.00 - 13.30   Welcome by PCPA President Dr Graham Stretch and Kate Spittle, PCPA Wales Lead

    Keynote Address: Dr Karen Gully- RCGP Wales Quality Lead TBC

  • 13.35 - 14.15   Workshop Session 1

  • 14.15 - 14.25   Comfort break 10 minutes 

  • 14.30 - 14.45   Exhibition Session 2

  • 14.50 - 15.30   Workshop Session 2

  • 15.35 - 15.50   Exhibition Session 3

  • 15.50 - 16.00   Comfort Break

  • 16.00 - 16.30   Panel Session: Covid Next Steps – Reset and Recovery- Chaired by Dr Graham Stretch & Kate Spittle, joined by our workshop leaders

    Summary and Close: Graham Stretch and Kate Spittle

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PCPA provide all exhibitors with a full delegate list. This includes name, job title and organisation and does not contain any contact details. By registering for this event, you are in agreement with this information to be shared in a closed environment.

Workshops:

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

Exhibition Session 1 12.40 - 12.55

Respiratory review and medicines optimisation of COPD patients – Is this on your priority list? 

  • 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?

This promotional educational session has been sponsored by GSK and are  intended for UK Healthcare Professionals only

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FreeStyle Libre 2 – Flash Glucose Monitoring System. Presenter: Dr Elemer Balogh, Medical Director Abbott diabetes care, UK & Ireland

Learning objectives:

  • An overview and new features of the FreeStyle Libre 2 system.
  • Benefits to the patients and the Healthcare Professionals
  • How does it fit into the current environment: Remote consultations

This promotional educational session has been organised and fully funded by Abbott and are intended for UK Healthcare Professionals only

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Workshop Session 1 13.35 - 14.15

Please make your selections below

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Remote Consultations - Lloyd Hambridge & Claire Arthur

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GP Systems – Practical Tips and Advice - Neil Sugden

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Exhibition Session 2 14.30 - 14.45

The Impact of Choosing the Right Inhaler for Patients - Dr Omar Usmani 

This promotional educational session has been sponsored by CHIESI and are intended for UK Healthcare Professionals only

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Change Management- A CCG review of mucolytic treatment options in COPD Speaker: Lyndsey Clayton, Medicines Safety Officer

  • Identification of poor patient adherence and medicine wastage in COPD
  • Focus on mucolytic prescribing
  • Resulting in reduced patient pill burden and cost effective changes to treatment in appropriate patients

(This promotional educational session has been organised and fully funded by ALTURIX and is intended for UK Healthcare Professionals only)

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Workshop Session 2 14.50 - 15.30

Best practice for diabetic reviews/management in primary care - Dr Rizwan Hussain 

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AF management in General Practice - Gethin Morgan

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Please make your selections above

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Exhibition Session 3 15.35 - 15.50

Appropriate transitioning to a DOAC 

  • Health care professionals will learn how to transfer warfarin patients appropriately to a DOAC

This promotional educational session has been organised and fully funded by Bayer and are intended for UK Healthcare Professionals only

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Long COVID: The role of Nutrition in COVID recovery

  • The symptoms and side-effects of COVID-19 which may persist long after initial infection can significantly impact nutritional status
  • The nutrition needs of individuals recovering from COVID-19 vary, requiring tailored support
  • Pharmacists have a key role to play in identifying and managing malnutrition, as well as signposting to other support services, during COVID-19 recovery

This promotional educational session has been organised and fully funded by Nutricia and are intended for UK Healthcare Professionals only

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Workshop 6 Sessions

No Workshop 6 Sessions for this Event currently.