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

By Yvonne ADMIN Re... on 10th October 2018

BOPA Needs you – Come to the AGM and have your say

Please come to the BOPA Annual General Meeting on Saturday 13th October 2018, 10.00 – 10.40 hours, The Exec committee have been working hard on our members behalf and need…

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By Steve Williamson on 5th October 2018

Update: Capecitabine Warnings from NHS England

Both Macmillan (regimen patient information sheets) and CRUK (regimen specific consent forms) are updating their capecitabine containing documents to reference the warnings on Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis (TEN) and Stevens Johnson…

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By Netty Cracknell on 5th October 2018

New webinars available on BOPA website

There are a series of new Webinars available on the BOPA website which were recorded at the recent London Pharmacy Oncology Education Evening. The BOPA Bursary team gave an update…

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By Netty Cracknell on 27th September 2018

NHS England Update Appraisal and funding of Cancer Drugs

      The NHS England Update Appraisal and funding of Cancer Drugs webinar held by David Thomson is now available in the Education section of the website under Webinars .…

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By Netty Cracknell on 21st September 2018

Annual General Meeting Saturday 13th October 10 -10.40am at ICC birmingham.

Dear All The @BOPACommittee Gives notification of our Annual General Meeting on Saturday 13th October 10 -10.40am at ICC birmingham. AGM agenda will be published on BOPA website committee documents section on Monday following…

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By Steve Williamson on 19th September 2018

Periscope Videos of London Oncology Pharmacy Educational Event (18.09.18)

  As part of our on-going development of Digital Education to suit the modern world – i.e. using smart phones tablets, our BOPA Bursary Digital Hero’s worked with colleagues in…

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By Steve Williamson on 16th August 2018

London Pharmacy Oncology Education Evening

The BOPA E&T Committee is delighted to invite you to attend the launch of the London Pharmacy Oncology Education evenings. The first one will be held on Tuesday 18th September, at…

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By Steve Williamson on 12th July 2018

UKONS The primary care risk assessment tool

Our colleagues at UKONS (UK Oncology Nursing Society) have developed primary care risk assessment tool collaboration with Macmillan that UKONS wish to promote to the wider pharmacy workforce.  It’s a really good…

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By * BOPA Committee on 10th July 2018

#ASCO18 Educational Booklet Published

We are delighted to bring you the #BOPA Bursary Scheme Post ASCO 2018 Educational Booklet produced by the BOPA Bursary team.  See http://www.bopawebsite.org/bursary/documents In this interactive document we have included our thoughts…

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By Yvonne ADMIN Re... on 7th July 2018

Recent Minutes Published

Please see Documents section for recent minutes of Executive Committee and keep an eye on the new Sub-Committee Documents pages for Terms of Reference and Workplans of the BOPA Sub-Committee’s

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By Netty Cracknell on 7th July 2018

NIHR How to Use Twitter Presentations

BOPA Chair discusses twitter and shares some useful guides to using twitter from NIHR See Link ‘Using Social Media in a personal capacity’ and ‘tweeting the evidence’ BOPA is developing our…

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By Yvonne ADMIN Re... on 29th June 2018

Potential CAR-T treatment centers announced (England)

Thank you to my NHS England Cancer Pharmacist colleagues for sharing the Information on the ‘potential’ treatment sites for delivery of CAR-T therapy in England.  As yet we are unaware of…

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