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By BOPA Committee on 26th January 2021

NEW Webinars/eLearning AVAILABLE – CAPhO Oncology Fundamentals Day (OFD20)

As a result of our ongoing collaboration with CAPhO we are very pleased to be able to offer our paid membership a NEW eLearning module on the BOPA website.   The…

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By BOPA Committee on 26th January 2021

BOPA-PRUK Research Award – NOW OPEN for Applications 2021

The BOPA-PRUK research award This award provides pharmacy professionals who are new to research with the extra incentive to get their research career started. Pharmacy Research UK (PRUK) and the…

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By BOPA Committee on 26th January 2021

Wellbeing Apps – NHS Staff FREE Access Extended to end of March 2021

The offer of free access to a range of mental health apps for NHS staff has also been extended until 31 March 2021. The apps include: Daylight Headspace Sleepio Unmind…

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By Steve Williamson on 20th January 2021

Publication of new Irinotecan dose banding table 20mg/mL and update Caelyx table

Dear Colleague NHS England and Improvement has published two new/updated dose banding tables on its website. • A new irinotecan table has been added to sit alongside the current multi-drug…

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By NHS England and NHS Improvement on 20th January 2021

Tamoxifen Patient representatives advert

NHS England and NHS Improvement are working with Breast Cancer Now to recruit paid patient representatives. The representatives will help to shape a new programme to increase the uptake of…

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By Nick Duncan on 18th January 2021

UK BMT Pharmacists’ Group has recently updated its training passport

The UK BMT Pharmacists’ Group has recently updated its training passport that is designed to support pharmacists working in the area of adult haematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HSCT). It is…

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By BOPA Committee on 15th January 2021

BOPA Executive Committee TCON Minutes – December 2020

Please see the minutes for all the BOPA Executive TCON meetings HERE

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By UK Chemo Board on 12th January 2021

Clinician FAQs and guidance on COVID-19 vaccine for patients receiving SACT

Please find here the Clinician FAQs and guidance on COVID-19 vaccine for patients receiving SACT. https://www.ukchemotherapyboard.org/publications

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By BOPA on 6th January 2021

Tim Root is made a Member of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire

BOPA would like to congratulate Tim Root on the amazing award of MBE. Tim was chair of BOPA from 2003 to 2007 and has led and worked with many of…

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By Jackie Lewis on 9th December 2020

Cancer eLearning for Community Pharmacy – Let’s Communicate Cancer!

We are excited to present details of an e-learning project we have been working on over the last year with a grant from Pfizer called Let’s Communicate Cancer. The e-learning…

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By BOPA Committee on 7th December 2020

NEW eLearning UPDATE – New BMT Series on the Website!

NEW eLearning UPDATE The first two modules of the NEW BMT series are now available for paid BOPA members on our new look E&T section of the website. Click HERE…

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By BOPA Committee on 30th November 2020

BOPA Executive Committee TCON Minutes

Please see the minutes for all BOPA Executive TCON meetings HERE

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