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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 Committee Elections

ASPCP Committee Elections

There are four seats up for election on the ASPCP Committee this year prior to the AGM. Places are open for ASPCP members including previous committee members. Committee members must serve for a term of three years attending 2-3 meetings per year (including...

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...

SOUTH EAST SUB GROUP MEETING 14/06/2018

All members working in south/southeast England invited to attend the next ASPCP South East sub group meeting on 14th June Where : Hospice House, Britannia Street London WC1 X9J. When 14th June 13.30 for 1400 start Why: opportunity to share practice and network with...

Clinical Pharmacy Congress Winter Newsletter

The CPC winter newspaper has been published and features an article on page 6 about the ASPCP. It also highlights an educational session to be delivered on palliative and end of life care at CPC 2018 by Margaret Gibbs and Gwen Klepping, both ASPCP members. More...

ASPCP SOUTH EAST GROUP MEETING

Reminder to all members in the south east our local meeting is on THURSDAY 18TH JANUARY.  We have booked a room at Hospice House Britannia Street Kings Cross from 1pm.  Tea and coffee provided - bring lunch with you. Please send any agenda items to Margaret Gibbs...

New ASPCP Constitution

We would like to consult with all members on our updated ASPCP Constitution. The Constitution can only be changed at the AGM if two thirds of members agree to the change however we invite comments in advance from all members including those not attending the AGM....

Pregabalin guidance in drug misuse

Pregabalin guidance in drug misuse

This guidance sets out how to reduce the risks for people using pregabalin. Though not specifically palliative care it makes an interesting read considering the increase in use and abuse of this drug. You may find the information on tolerance and withdrawal helpful...