Monday 3 September 2018

P1 “FIP Talks”: Changing science, practice and education outcomes for the better

Armadillo
In some parts of the world, healthcare systems have improved dramatically over the years. Cancer and cardiac outcomes are better; waiting periods are shorter; patient satisfaction much higher, yet World Health ...
P - Plenary session
Read more

Industrial insights

Choosing the right career path is usually not a done deal; as a pharmacist/scientist you have a wealth of choice out there. This one-day event could open up new and unimagined avenues, introduce different roles and ...
AP - Additional Programme
Read more

SIG2 Meet the Special Interest Group on Formulation Design & Pharmaceutical Technology!

SIG3 Meet the Special Interest Group on Analytical Sciences & Pharmaceutical Quality!

B2 How to better support carers

Carron
A carer is anyone, child or adult, who looks after a family member, partner or friend who needs help because of illness, frailty, disability or a mental health problem (including addiction) and cannot cope on their own ...
B - Partners in health
Read more

C12 The continuing professional development (CPD) debate

Boisdale
Continuing professional development, as a concept, is well known to pharmacists, but there is great variation in how different CPD systems are structured across different jurisdictions.  In some countries, evidence of ...
C - Empowered for health
Read more

D17 SIGN Session 1 – Sharing Ideas in a Global Network: Technological innovation supporting and advancing pharmacy practice

Alsh
FIP member organisations will present their best initiatives and challenges. Presentations will include the winning projects of the FIP Health Promotion Campaign Award and the FIP Pharmacy Practice Improvement Award.
D - Targeting special interests
Read more

ED1 IT Platforms Forum

Dochart 2
Explore some of the key issues, challenges and benefits of using technology in the classroom and the effects of digital innovation through roundtable discussions.
ED - FIP Education
Read more

ED2 Pharmacy Support Workforce Forum

Dochart 2
Discuss the priorities and needs of the global pharmacy support workforce, and how the Pharmaceutical Workforce Development Goals can be used in this context.
ED - FIP Education
Read more

D22 Andre Bedat Award Lecture

Armadillo
The André Bédat Award is the highest pharmaceutical practice award of FIP and is awarded every two years (in the even years) at the FIP congress.
D - Targeting special interests
Read more

SIG7 SIGnificant to meet Drug Design & Discovery!

SIG9 Meet the Special Interest Group on Natural Products!

A1 From bench to bedside: advancing pharmaceutical care

Armadillo
Recent development of science and technology has promoted pharmacotherapy.  However, in order to obtain the best outcome, development of individualised therapy is required. In this session, by taking the examples of ...
A - From bench to bedside: advancing pharmaceutical care
Read more

B3 Expanding the role of pharmacists in primary healthcare through collaborative non-dispensing services

Boisdale
In some countries, pharmacists have been hired in non-dispensing and team-based services in primary healthcare (PHC) facilities. This represents a great opportunity to consolidate pharmacy as a health profession. ...
B - Partners in health
Read more

B4 Inter-professional education: Transforming outcomes for the 21st century

Carron
Innovative tools to educate our students for a contemporary health system are needed. Both the teaching techniques and the student participants impact the educational outcomes of health professionals. Traditional ...
B - Partners in health
Read more

D24 FIP-WHO Patient And Medication Safety – Meeting The Challenge

Alsh
Pharmacists are the ultimate experts in medicines and medication management processes. According to 2011 FIP/WHO Good Pharmacy Practice (GPP) guidelines, the aim of pharmacy practice is to “contribute to health ...
D - Targeting special interests
Read more

ED3 Quality Assurance (QA) Forum

Gala (Clyde)
Discuss activities and publications of the Quality Assurance Domain to support the Pharmaceutical Workforce Development Goals.
ED - FIP Education
Read more

D14 What’s new in industry and science? Part 1

Lomond Auditorium
Short oral presentations selected from submitted abstracts.
D - Targeting special interests
Read more