By BOPA on 19th October 2023

ORCID iD and Google Scholar linked to profiles in the BOPA website

Dear Members, Great news! you can now link your ORCID iD and Google Scholar to your profile in the BOPA website. BOPA are proud to support research within the oncology…

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By BOPA Committee on 18th October 2023

Joint call for evidence for NHS Net Zero Aseptic/Technical Services Initiatives from NHE England, PASG and Regional Quality Assurance.

Hello! We are pleased to launch a joint call for evidence for NHS Net Zero Aseptic/Technical Services Initiatives from NHE England, PASG and Regional Quality Assurance. The NHS has committed…

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By BOPA committee on 17th October 2023

Podcast released: Let’s Talk About CAR-T and Pharmacy Technicians

In this episode we are joined by Gemma Hicks, Fan Iek Cheng and Jennifer Pirrie. We cover roles of pharmacy technicians within the CAR-T setting, benefits to patients and staff,…

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By BOPA Committee on 11th October 2023

Join us at The Pharmacy Show 2023

BOPA is once again collaborating and partnering with The Pharmacy Show 2023, the UK’s LARGEST and LEADING national event for Pharmacy Professionals. Uniting thousands of your peers on 15-16 October…

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By BOPA on 10th October 2023

The BOPA Digital SACT Verification Passport is now LIVE!

On Sunday 8th October 2023, Netty Cracknell, Lead Cancer Pharmacist at Ramsay Health Care UK / BOPA Verification Project Lead and Jonathan Knight, CEO and co-founder of Tefogo, launched the…

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By BOPA Committee on 3rd October 2023

UK Interdisciplinary Breast Cancer Symposium – ICC in Birmingham 22-23rd January 2024

Dear Colleagues The next UK Interdisciplinary Breast Cancer Symposium is due to take place at the ICC in Birmingham 22-23rd January 2024. This is the 4th Meeting of UKIBCS, and the previous…

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By BOPA on 29th September 2023

UK SACT Board annual conference – 28 November 2023

DON’T FORGET TO REGISTER! UK SACT Board annual conference – 28 November 2023 The UK SACT Board* will be hosting its Annual Conference at the Pullman London St Pancras Hotel on…

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By BOPA E&T Subcommittee on 26th September 2023

[Live] Uniting Expertise: the first BOPA and COSA collaboration – A BOPA E&T Webinar

  The BOPA Education and Training Subcommittee would like to invite you to one of our live webinar sessions on Uniting Expertise: the first BOPA and COSA collaboration.   When:…

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By BOPA on 22nd September 2023

You Spoke – We Listened: Website update

The BOPA website team has received feedback from several sources around the fact that when you log in after clicking a link it took you back to the homepage. This…

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By BOPA on 21st September 2023

The guidance on the use of oral SACT for patients unable to swallow has been released!

Administration of oral systemic anticancer therapy (SACT) via enteral feeding tubes and other methods (Version 2) This document replaces one in the Oral SACT Counselling Handbook for Pharmacy and Nursing…

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By BOPA on 21st September 2023

General principles to support SACT aseptic capacity pressures

We are delighted to confirm that the UK SACT Board has now published General principles to support Systemic Anti-Cancer Therapy aseptic capacity pressures. It is available on the UKSB website.…

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By BOPA on 20th September 2023

BOPA Education & Training Standards for Registered Pharmacy Professionals working in Cancer Services

BOPA are pleased to announce that the BOPA Education & Training Standards for Registered Pharmacy Professionals working in Cancer Services have been updated to incorporate the digital passport and level…

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