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

By Netty Cracknell on 29th May 2019

Community pharmacy training programme and guidance for supporting patients receiving oral anticancer therapy

Dear BOPA Member,   Please see details of a community pharmacy training programme and guidance for supporting patients receiving oral anticancer therapy. The purpose of the training programme is to…

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By Netty Cracknell on 22nd May 2019

Educational events by the Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust

Dear All,   Please see details on some educational events being run by the Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust which may be of interest to you.   Annual Update for…

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By Netty Cracknell on 20th May 2019

Sportathon – message from Ally McMurray, one of the founding members

 Dear All, I’m undertaking a mammoth Sportathon for 3 charities over the months of August and September this year. In completing this I’m hoping to raise £100,000 to split equally…

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By Netty Cracknell on 14th May 2019

Critical appraisal study day

We are pleased to be able to host our inaugural critical appraisal study day.  The day will be in collaboration with the UCLs Centre for Medicines Optimisation and Research and…

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By Netty Cracknell on 26th April 2019

BOPA needs YOU!

BOPA needs YOU!   We have been asked to write a chapter for an IAEA/WHO publication, describing the pharmacy service requirements for a cancer centre.  I would like to pull…

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By Netty Cracknell on 15th April 2019

UKCPA and BOPA joint response to pharmacist apprenticeship consultation

UKCPA and BOPA joint response to pharmacist apprenticeship consultation The United Kingdom Clinical Pharmacy Association (UKCPA) and the British Oncology Pharmacy Association (BOPA) understand that this is a subject of…

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By Netty Cracknell on 1st April 2019

Pre-doctoral fellowships available

Dear BOPA members We are delighted to communicate pre-doctoral fellowships available in London for pharmacists that wish to pursue a research career.  The fellowships have been designed to develop candidates…

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By Netty Cracknell on 29th March 2019

Your Cancer Treatment Record – evaluation surveys

Dear BOPA Members,   At the BOPA symposium in October the UK Chemotherapy Board and Cancer Research UK launched “Your Cancer Treatment Record”, a national patient-held treatment record for patients…

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By Netty Cracknell on 21st March 2019

Message from Professor Rob Duncombe

Dear Colleagues and Friends, On April 5th I will be setting off on the challenge of a lifetime to participate in the Marathon des Sables. The MdS is one of…

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By Netty Cracknell on 20th March 2019

BOPA MEMBERS MEETING AT THE UK 2019 ONCOLOGY FORUM Thursday 13th June 2019

BOPA MEMBERS MEETING AT THE UK 2019 ONCOLOGY FORUM Thursday 13th June 2019, 10:30am ~ 12:00 noon BRIGHTON (The Hilton Metropole)   It is with great pleasure that we can…

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By Netty Cracknell on 14th March 2019

London Pharmacy Oncology Education evening: “CAR-T Cell Therapy”

We are delighted to invite you to the next London Pharmacy Oncology Education evening on Wednesday 1st May, at the Royal Marsden Education & Conference centre, Stewart’s Grove, Chelsea, SW3 6JJ.…

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By Netty Cracknell on 8th March 2019

Your chance to win a complimentary registration to ISOPP/BOPA 2019

Rob Duncombe, ISOPP’s 2019 Symposium Chair, will race in one of the toughest foot races on the planet to raise money for cancer research. Guess how long it will take…

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