Promoting and supporting the work of pharmacists and pharmacy technicians  in supportive and palliative care
Sharing knowledge and expert practice in supportive and palliative care
Networking and peer support
Professional development
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Work in partnership and collaborate to promote the role of pharmacy in supportive and palliative care
Influence national strategies and consultations
Support and encourage research to establish best practice

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Sharing Knowledge And Expertise In Supportive & Palliative Care

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Working To Develop Knowledge & Education In Supportive & Palliative Care

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Providing Excellent Professional Networking & Peer Support

Professional Development

Working To Aid Professional Development In Supportive & Palliative Care

National Influence

Working And Influencing Supportive & Palliative Care Nationwide

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Collaborating With The Community To Promote Supportive & Palliative Care

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For hospice, hospital, community, clinical commissioning groups, research & academic pharmacy professionals working in with Palliative or Supportive Care.

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    Poster submission deadline extended to 18th November

    Poster submission deadline extended to 18th November

    The deadline for poster submission to the ASPCP Conference has been extended to the 18th November. Send a copy of your poster to Sara at to register. Please ensure you or another person is attending the conference and can display...

    ASPCP Conference 2019

    ASPCP Conference 2019

    On-line booking for the ASPCP Conference 2019 is now live! The conference will be held Thursday 21st November at the Studio venue in Birmingham. The full programme will be available on the website soon. Get your poster ready to present findings from your service...

    ASPCP Conference 2019

    ASPCP Conference 2018 Presentations

    For those members attending the ASPCP annual conference this Thursday in Birmingham you can access presentations from the members events page here. More presentations will be uploaded as these become available. Note that hard copies of presentations will not be...

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    • Changes introduced to education and training of pharmacy support staff
      by LauraK on December 6, 2019 at 10:19 am

      The Council of the GPhC agrees new education and training requirements and learning outcomes for all pharmacy support roles The Council decided to introduce the new requirements after considering the feedback received from consultation and engagement with the pharmacy sector, pharmacy support staff, pharmacy professionals, members of the public and education and training providers.

    • GPhC survey of registered pharmacy professionals shows picture of pharmacy workforce today
      by LauraK on December 6, 2019 at 9:49 am

      The General Pharmaceutical Council (GPhC) has published the findings of its second major survey, which asked pharmacists and pharmacy technicians about their roles and responsibilities, work settings, employment and practice and future work plans. The GPhC commissioned Enventure Research, an independent research organisation, to carry out the survey over summer 2019. Over 18,000 registered pharmacy professionals (23% of professionals on the register) responded to the online survey.

    • GPhC and PSNI to introduce a common registration examination for pharmacists in Great Britain and Northern Ireland
      by LauraK on December 5, 2019 at 4:53 pm

      The Councils of the General Pharmaceutical Council (GPhC) and the Pharmaceutical Society of Northern Ireland (PSNI) have agreed to introduce a common registration examination for pharmacists in Great Britain and Northern Ireland.

    • Council meeting on 5 December
      by LauraK on December 4, 2019 at 10:21 am

      The Council of the GPhC will be meeting on 5 December You can find a copy of the papers here You can also follow the meeting live on our twitter account&nbs

    • GPhC launches new guidance for pharmacist prescribers
      by LauraK on November 29, 2019 at 10:30 am

      The Council of the GPhC has approved new guidance for pharmacist prescribers to ensure that they provide safe and effective care when prescribing. The Guidance for pharmacist prescribers covers five key areas that pharmacist prescribers must consider in order to prescribe safe and effectively. These are: