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Find out the latest with BOPA, Oncology, and upcoming events

By * BOPA Committee on 9th January 2017

SAVE THE DATE – NHSE Chemotherapy dose standardisation meeting. Bristol March 15th 2017

SAVE THE DATE – NHS E Medicines Optimisation CRG: Chemotherapy dose standardisation meeting.  Bristol March 15th 2017   NHS England  Optimisation CRG are organising a  ‘South’ study day for hospital pharmacists…

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By Steve Williamson on 6th January 2017

BOPA 2016 Videos and BOPA Publications Now Available!

The BOPA Committee are delighted to announce that the key highlights from the BOPA Symposia at Manchester are now available in the Education and Training section of the new website…

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By Carl Booth on 5th January 2017

National Systemic Anti-Cancer Therapy (SACT) consent forms – forms for gynaecological cancers published

The regimen-specific consent forms for gynaecological cancers have been published on the Cancer Research UK (CRUK) website.  There are 24 forms for this tumour group:   BEP (5 day) Bevacizumab…

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By * BOPA Committee on 14th December 2016

National Systemic Anti-Cancer Therapy (SACT) consent forms – forms for melanoma regimens and generic immunotherapy form published

The regimen-specific consent forms for melanoma and a generic form for immunotherapy have been published on the Cancer Research UK (CRUK) website.  There are 13 forms for melanoma:   Carboplatin…

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By * BOPA Committee on 8th December 2016

December BOPA Newsletter

The committee is pleased to share our latest newsletter, in which we update you on our recent annual planning meeting and committee activities.  http://www.eventsinteractive.com/succinct/images/BOPA_NEWSLETT_DEC_2016_v1.3.pdf Remember BOPA is all about its members;…

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By Netty Cracknell on 7th December 2016

BOPA and PRUK award their 2016 research grant

BOPA and PRUK are delighted to grant the 2016 BOPA-PRUK Research Award to John Minshull at University College London Hospital.  BOPA and PRUK (Pharmacy Research UK) are working together to…

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By Yvonne ADMIN Re... on 7th December 2016

BOPA Profile Picture Competition

Remember we asked delegates to update their profile picture on the new BOPA website during the symposium weekend in October and that we would draw a prize winner from these enthusiastic folk? Well, congratulations…

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By Steve Williamson on 5th December 2016

New BOPA Chair

The BOPA committee are pleased to announce that the new chair of BOPA is Steve Williamson. Steve is a Consultant Cancer Pharmacist based at Northumbria Healthcare Trust in the North…

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By Steve Williamson on 24th November 2016

20th Annual BOPA Symposium

DATE FOR DIARY  6th – 8th October 2017 Scottish Exhibition and Conference Centre

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By Netty Cracknell on 13th October 2016

Welcome to the new home of BOPA!

The British Oncology Pharmacy Association (BOPA) is pleased to announce the re-launch of its website, bopawebsite.org. The completely redesigned website provides a modern user-friendly navigation compatible with mobile devices, bringing…

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By Netty Cracknell on 11th October 2016

Chemotherapy and Pharmacy Advisory Service of the National Institute for Health Research Looking for New Panel Members

The Chemotherapy and Pharmacy Advisory Service (CPAS) are currently seeking new panel members. The CPAS panel review draft and near final protocols to support investigators and each panel member will be asked…

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By Netty Cracknell on 11th October 2016

New Guidance and Forms for Consent for Systemic Anti-Cancer Therapy

The Chemotherapy Board, with support from Cancer Research UK, has published guidance on consent for Systemic Anti-Cancer Therapy (SACT). The guidance is accompanied by national SACT site – and regimen-specific…

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