THE FIVE PRACTICES OF EXEMPLARY LEADERSHIP

Pauline Connolly. Bsc, MSW, PhD, Senior Lecturer/Program Director, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland- Dubai   This session will allow participants to reflect on and look at the application of some of the concepts discussed during the presentation.  Participants will be offered a framework where they can consider their own leadership competencies and what these […]

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MANAGING POLYPHARMACY IN OLDER PEOPLE

Derek Stewart, PgCert, BSc , MSc, PhD, FRPharmS, FFRPS, Professor of Pharmacy Practice, School of Pharmacy and Life Sciences, Robert Gordon University.UK   Polypharmacy, the prescribing of multiple medicines, is considered to be ‘one of the greatest prescribing challenges’, increasing the likelihood of adverse drug events, drug interactions and contributing to non-adherence to medicines regimens. […]

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ASSESSMENT OF CLINICAL SKILLS IN PHARMACY PRACTICE

Abdikarim Mohamed Abdi, PharmD, MSc, PhD, Director of Clinical Experiential Practices | Clinical lecturer | Internal Medicine,Turkey   Competence is defined as the ability to do something successfully or efficiently. A competent individual is the one that has essential knowledge skill and attitude necessary to perform a duty according to defined expectations. Pharmacy education programs, […]

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SCALE UP YOUR MEDICINE INFORMATION SKILLS

Dalal Al-Taweel, Asmaa Al Haqan MSc, Shaimaa Abdel-Meguid MSc, Department of Pharmacy Practice, School of Pharmacy, Kuwait University. This workshop introduces participants to basic medicine information skills needed to provide medicine information to either individual patients, as an integral part of pharmaceutical care, or to healthcare professionals. We use interactive teaching techniques to develop practical […]

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DEVELOPING AN ADHERENCE PROGRAM FOR CHRONIC MEDICATION USE

Charlotte Rossing, MSc, PhD, Former President, pharmaceutical care network Europe, Director of R&D,Danish College of Pharmacy Practice.Denmark   In this workshop, the participants will be introduced to different adherence programs that has been developed and implemented at international level. Methods for designing services will be introduced and the participants and they will train how to […]

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LEADERSHIP AND MOTIVATION IN HOSPITAL PHARMACY TEAM

Sherif Kamal .Bsc, MSc, Clincal Pharmacy Consultant. Director of Pharmaceutical Services ,Children Cancer Hospital Egypt     Objectives   To develop and maintain a culture of safety and quality in healthcare setting we need to ensure a level of leadership and motivation advocating quality, safe and compassionate provision of healthcare. We will discuss the role […]

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SMART WORKSHOP FOR TRAINERS

Arijana Meštrović, MPharm, FFIP Competency Development and Implementation Manager, Zagreb, Croatia Mike Rouse, BPharm, MPS, FFIP, Assistant Executive Director, Professional Affairs and Director, International Services Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE).USA   ACPE’s International Services Program (ISP) in collaboration with Pharma Expert, a consultancy and education agency based in Croatia have partnered with MoH Department […]

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INTERACTIONS – HOW TO EVALUATE CLINICAL RELEVANCE.

Frank Jørgensen, Cand. Pharm, MSc, President of the Norwegion Association of Hospital Pharmacists, Haukeland Hospital Pharmacy, Norway   In studies on medicines related problems (MRPs) interactions of medium to high potential clinical seriousness constitute 20 -30% of the identified potential problems. The challenge is to decide on which ones are clinically relevant to the particular […]

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Incident Reporting: Beyond the Numbers

Sylvia Hyland RPh BScPhm ACPR MHSc (Bioethics) Vice President and Chief Operating Officer Vice President and Chief Operating Officer Institute for Safe Medication Practices Canada (ISMP),  Canada   This workshop teaches healthcare professionals how to use medication incident reporting as an indicator to monitor patient safety culture within their organization. Participants will learn fundamental principles […]

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