Paediatric Oncology Pharmacists (POP) Group

The Paediatric Oncology Pharmacist group (POP) is a specialist interest group of NPPG (Neonatal and Paediatric Pharmacists Group) whose members specialise in the care of children and young people with cancer.

The POP group was formed in 1996 with an aim to improve the care of children and young people with cancer by advancing the personal development of pharmacists and the provision of services in relation to practice, research and audit, education and training and communication and advice.

The group hold educational study days throughout the year. BOPA members are encouraged to attend study days and can join POP for a preferential rate. Further details can be obtained from the POP chair Vicky Holden.

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