A BOPA, UKONS and Prostate Cancer UK Joint Webinar

Supporting People with Advanced Cancer – A Joint Webinar

Date: Wednesday 28th June 2023  Time: 18:30 to 20:00


No registration is required to access this webinar.  The ZOOM LINK for this webinar can be found below or accessed HERE




Working together – How can community and hospital-based pharmacy professionals and nurses support people living with advanced cancer?


This webinar is supported by the British Oncology Pharmacy Association (BOPA), Oncology Nursing Society (UKONS) and Prostate Cancer UK.

This webinar is open to all community, and secondary care nursing and pharmacy teams. The focus will be on exploring and encouraging cross sector working improve care for people living with advanced urology cancers.  Community nursing and pharmacy colleagues will share insights and case studies from practice followed by discussion.

We look forward to welcoming you.

Dr Jackie Lewis, Dr Barry Quinn.

If you have any enquiries about the meeting please contact:


Sponsorship for this webinar has been provided by Ipsen.



This meeting will be recorded and the sessions will be present on the UKONS and BOPA eLearning Sites HERE.  You have to be either a free or paid BOPA member to access these sessions on the BOPA website.





Zoom Link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84963928583


18:30-18:40        Welcome, Introductions, Housekeeping

Dr Barry Quinn (Senior Lecturer Cancer & Palliative Care, Queen’s University Belfast)


18:40-18:50         Caring for people with advanced cancer – a community pharmacy experience

Dr Jackie Lewis (Community Pharmacist Expert)


18:50-19:00      Caring for people with advanced urology cancer – a community nursing experience

Debbie Duncan, Lecture Community Nursing, Queen’s University Belfast


Questions – 19:00 – 19:10


19:10-19:40     A Cancer Centre Perspective

19:10 Dr Rhona McMenemin (Consultant Clinical Oncologist, Aberdeen Royal Infirmary)

19:20 Gillian Barmack (Senior Cancer Care Pharmacist, Beatson WOSCC, Glasgow)

19:30 Jo Collins (Supportive Care Pharmacist. The Christie, Manchester)


19:40-20:00    Discussion

All Speakers


20:00             Meeting close