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

By Netty Cracknell on 23rd May 2017

Technician Job Opportunity

BOPA is working in partnership with university of Liverpool who are developing a web based anticancer drug interactions resource. Please see advert below for editorial assistant. Grade 6 Editorial Assistant…

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By Steve Williamson on 22nd May 2017

MEDICINES OPTIMISATION SHOWCASE MANCHESTER 27TH June

Please click HERE to see the flyer for the evening meeting in Manchester from the Cancer Vanguard. If you would like to attend this session, please email greg.stringer@christie.nhs.uk

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By Steve Williamson on 15th May 2017

National Systemic Anti-Cancer Therapy (SACT) consent forms – forms for lung cancer, supportive medicines and colorectal cancer published

Regimen-specific consent forms for the following tumour groups have been published on the Cancer Research UK website: Lung cancer – 28 forms Supportive medicines – 2 forms Colorectal cancer –…

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By Steve Williamson on 10th May 2017

20th Annual BOPA Symposium

REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN Friday 6 – Sunday 8 October 2017 Scottish Event Campus (SEC), Glasgow Special Anniversary Year Offer of 50% Discount for BOPA Members Click HERE to register

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By * BOPA Committee on 12th April 2017

Myeloma Study Days 29th June & 5th July 2017

For the last two years BOPA has successfully worked alongside Amgen to deliver Myeloma study days featuring the excellent Elaine Vickers who can really bring the science of novel agents…

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By Netty Cracknell on 31st March 2017

Cancer Vanguard Biosimilars Project – Web link now live

We can now confirm that the Cancer Vanguard Biosimilars Project learning materials and resources are available on the Cancer Vanguard website – link below:  http://cancervanguard.nhs.uk/biosimilars-getting-it-right-first-time  The site currently has materials…

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By Netty Cracknell on 7th February 2017

BOPA Introduction to Oncology Courses: Register NOW!

BOPA Introduction to Oncology CoursesOpen to members only Thursday 4th & Friday 5th May 2017, Novotel London Paddington All places for this course have now been filled.   Thursday 5th October 2017,…

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By Steve Williamson on 7th February 2017

Biosimilar Monoclonal Antibody Position Statement Now Published

BOPA’s position statement and implementation Guidelines on Biosimilar Monoclonal Antibodies are now on our website – see publications / position statment page.  A Big thank you to all BOPA members…

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By Steve Williamson on 9th January 2017

BOPA-PRUK Research Award 2017 – now open for applications

BOPA and Pharmacy Research UK (PRUK) are delighted to announce that the funding round for 2017 is now open and applicants have until the 3rd May 2017 to submit their application.…

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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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