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

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 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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By * BOPA Committee on 26th June 2018

Commissioning Chemotherapy Services Conference

The Commissioning Chemotherapy Services Conference at the Pullman London St Pancras Hotel on Thursday 6 December 2018 – Click HERE to register.  

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By Steve Williamson on 26th June 2018

Regimen-Specific Consent forms for CML

National SACT Regimen-Specific Consent forms for CML (8 forms) are now available on the CRUK Consent Form  

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By Steve Williamson on 11th June 2018

BOPA Introduction to Oncology Course held at the Christie

So today we ran the second of two BOPA Introduction to Oncology Courses. This one was at the Christie Hospital. We would like to thank all our speakers. We are…

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By Netty Cracknell on 8th June 2018

EAHP Medicines Shortages Survey 2018

BOPA takes medicines shortages very seriously as shortages of vital cancer medicines have a big impact for patients and BOPA members who have to spend time and effort dealing with…

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By Steve Williamson on 6th June 2018

Home again but team #BOPA still has more to deliver!

The #BOPA team are all safely home, but the hard work and commitment continues. We are all tasked with producing a detailed write up on the new data we felt…

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