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PCPA London & SE Symposium 5th May 12.40 - 16.50 Zoom

May 5, 2021

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Event Summary:

PCPA is delighted to announce this years PCPA London & South East Symposium will be online via Zoom. 

Develop your clinical knowledge through interactive practical workshops, delivered by nationally renowned experts.

This event is FREE and open to all pharmacy professionals. Places are limited and priority given to PCPA members. This is a national event but with a regional flair.

Workshops selections will be released shortly. If you do not make a selection, these will be made on your behalf.

PCPA will send you your delegate pack, shortly before the event. This will include your bespoke personal programme (Zoom login details) and the event programme.
Parts of this meeting will be recorded.
Workshop presentations will be available to PCPA members only, post event.
 
This event will be supported by the following pharmaceutical companies through the purchase of Exhibition sessions. Companies: Abbott, Amgen, Aymes, Bayer, BMS/Pfizer Alliance, Chiesi, FDB,  GSK, Nutricia, Rosemont and Takeda.
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 - 12.50    Welcome: Graham Stretch, PCPA President

  • 12.55 - 13.10    Educational Exhibition Session 1

  • 13.15 - 13.55    Workshop Session 1 

  • 14.00 - 14.15    Educational Exhibition Session 2

  • 14.15 - 14.25    Comfort Break

  • 14.25 - 15.05    Workshop Session 2

  • 15.10 - 15.25   Educational Exhibition Session 3

  • 15.25 - 15.35    Comfort Break

  • 15.35 - 16.15   Workshop Session 3

  • 16.20 - 16.50    Panel Session: Ask the Experts

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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:

Exhibition session 1 12.55 - 13.10

Choice 1:

Educational Resources Supporting Osteoporosis Treatment in Primary Care

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

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Choice 2:

Information to be released shortly

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

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Choice 3:

CaEnteral Tubes and Medicines in Primary Care: Defining Best Practice by David Wright, Professor of Pharmacy Practice and Professor of Clinical Pharmacy

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

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Choice 4:

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Workshop session 1 13.15 - 13.55

Choice 1:

Dermatology themed workshop - Information to be released shortly

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

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Choice 2:

PINCER & The New Indicators - Speakers: Sarah Rodgers PRIMIS TBC

This presentation will give an overview of PINCER and will provide an update on the national rollout of PINCER to GP practices in England. Participants will be briefed on the three new Investment and Impact Fund (IIF) medication safety searches that have been developed by PRIMIS and hear about a new Structured Medication Review (SMR) Toolkit developed by NHS Nottingham and Nottinghamshire CCG, which incorporates the PINCER indicators. Pharmacists will:

  • Learn how PINCER can help them with their SMRs
  • Understand the need for the new IIF searches and find out how to access them
  • See a demonstration of the SMR Toolkit in action 

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Choice 3:

Heart Failure - Speaker: Helen Williams

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Exhibition session 2 14.00 - 14.15

Choice 1:

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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Choice 2:

Information to be released shortly

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

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Choice 3:

Compliance in Oral Nutritional Supplements (ONS): What’s New

  • We will look at the latest research on improving compliance. 
  • We will consider the subjects of liquids vs powder formats and multi-dosing to provide practical suggestions. 

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

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Choice 4:

PCN case study: diabetes medicines optimisation of DPP-4is
• The need for diabetes medicines optimisation in the current climate
• Presentation of PCN switch case study
• Outcomes and results: continuity of care and NHS cost savings

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

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Workshop session 2 14.25 - 15.05

Choice 1:

Diabetes themed workshop - Information to be released shortly

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

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Choice 2:

Embedding a GPCP workforce - Speaker:Jalak Shukla

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Choice 3:

De-Prescribing High Risk Drugs in the Elderly - Speakers: Lelly Oboh & Graham Stretch

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Exhibition session 3 15.10 - 15.25

Choice 1:

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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Choice 2:

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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Choice 3:

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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Choice 4:

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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Workshop session 3 15.35 - 16.15

Choice 1:

Cardiology themed workshop - Information to be released shortly

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

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Choice 2:

Managing Complexity in Long Term Conditions - Speaker: Darshna Patel 

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Choice 3:

Medicines Optimisation in Care homes - Speaker: Wasim Baqir NHSE

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