My Conference Notes 3: The unfinished observation

by Kazeem Olalekan MRPharmS Last year, I started a series of blogs of reflection on my experience at the Pharmacy Management National Forum. I promised to write 5 blogs on my observations but in the end, I only managed 2! It has nothing to do with having nothing to write. On the contrary: I have […]

Keep Calm & Stay Professional

by Kazeem Olalekan Here is an event for the diary! On the 19th of May, the Wessex Local Practice Forum of the Royal Pharmaceutical Society has an event up its sleeves! It is an event structured to inspire Pharmacists in the Wessex region. It is being chaired by Jane Portlock, Professor of Clinical Pharmacy Education at UCL School […]

My Conference notes 2: What is Medicines Optimisation?

by Kazeem Olalekan MRPharmS I was at the Pharmacy Management National Forum held on Thursday 15 November 2013 at Novotel  in Hammersmith. This is the second instalment of my conference notes. In my first instalment, I eluded to what we are doing in  Wessex around transfer of care. I will be using this post to explore what Medicines Optimisation […]

My Conference notes 1: Pharmacy Management National Forum

by Kazeem Olalekan MRPharmS One of the cornerstones of pharmaceutical research (and indeed any other scientific research) is dissemination. If you have done the work, why would you not want people to know about it? It is with that in mind that I congratulate the Chief Pharmaceutical Officer of Hampshire and Isle of Wight LPC, […]

Our Future…today!

by Kazeem Olalekan I was at the Wessex Pharmacy Forum Conference organised by the Royal Pharmaceutical Society late last year (link). It was aptly title the: ‘Indispensables!’. The conference was well attended but I was particularly enthused by the attendance of Pre-registration students. These are our future…pharmacy’s future and this post is mainly to celebrate […]

The PDA Annual Conference 2011

by Kazeem Olalekan MRPharmS The Pharmacy Pharmacists’ defence association (PDA) has fixed this year’s conference for the 26th & 27th February 2011. Bookapharmacist.com is recommending all pharmacists who can attend this event to do so – whether they are members of the PDA or not. The conference website (link) suggest that the conference will appeal […]