BOPA 2022 Symposium - 25th Annual Symposium

7th to 9th October 2022

The 25th BOPA Annual Symposium in 2022 will be held in Liverpool on 7th to 9th October.

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NEW eLearning series

Let's Communicate Cancer Series

Let’s Communicate Cancer is free and easily accessible e-learning which will teach you from basics to detail about cancer and give you confidence and knowledge to help your cancer patients – from early diagnosis through treatment. It is presented as bite-sized videos, animation, quizzes and slide shows.

Aimed at ALL staff working in the pharmacy and beyond.

You must be a FREE or paid member of BOPA to access this course.

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Vaccine Considerations in Patients with Cancer Receiving Systemic Anti-Cancer Therapy (including COVID-19)

Watch the panel discussion on the timely topic of vaccine considerations in cancer patients. All presenters are authors of the paper ‘Clinician FAQs And Guidance On Covid-19 Vaccine For Patients Receiving Systemic Anti-Cancer Therapy (SACT)’ published by the UK Chemotherapy Board.

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A Virtual Conference

UK Chemotherapy Board 2021 Conference

Due to the current COVID-19 pandemic, The UK Chemotherapy Board Annual Conference 2021 will held as a live virtual conference on Thursday 25 November 2021. This national conference is aimed at all NHS Healthcare Professionals with an interest and role in the planning and commissioning of cancer services and the management of patients with cancer.

Here's what people said about last year's conference
"I enjoyed all the talks - a very relevant programme."
"Well presented, engaging and very informative meeting virtually."
"The whole day was enjoyable."
"Great opportunity to learn and hear about national drivers."

British Oncology Pharmacy Association

Promoting excellence in the pharmaceutical care of patients with cancer

Education. Innovation. Communication.


Essential resources, easily available.

Our e-learning modules, resources and forums provide oncology pharmacy staff with the tools required to stay abreast of the latest developments to improve patient care.


  • Field-specific online modules
  • Supporting certification that can be used to support CPD
  • Keep up to date within the field of oncology pharmacy
  • Stop and continue the course at a time that suits you
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  • Innovation through collaboration
  • Communicate with other members of the oncology pharmacy network
  • Share documents and links
  • Submit posts quickly and easily on our interactive forums
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  • Access to BOPA publications and position statements
  • Links for further reading and information
  • Checked and verified documents ensures material is current
  • Quick downloads
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25th BOPA Symposium 2022

7th to 9th October 2022 at The ACC Liverpool


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Latest news

By BOPA Committee on 12th January 2022

Recent Publications from our Members

Recent Publications from our members are below: Suzanne Frank (Specialist Breast Cancer Pharmacist at The Christie NHS Foundation Trust) – White Paper on the Value of Time Savings for Patients…

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By BOPA Committee on 21st December 2021

UPDATED: Clinician FAQS and guidance on COVID-19 vaccine

The Clinician FAQS and guidance on COVID-19 vaccine for patient receiving SACT. Version 6.0. Updated 21st December 2021 is now available on the UKCB website here:  This updated guidance…

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By BOPA Committee on 21st December 2021

Equality, Diversity and Inclusion

The British Oncology Pharmacy Association is committed to champion equality, diversity and inclusion (EDI) in order to create a positive environment for all. Therefore, we would like to invite interested…

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By BOPA Committee on 14th December 2021

Recent Publications from our Members

Recent Publications from our members are below: Faye Coe – Average duration of prior treatment lines predicts clinical benefit to eribulin chemotherapy in patients with metastatic breast cancer | SpringerLink…

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