Association of Pharmacy
Technicians UK (APTUK)
The Professional Leadership Body for Pharmacy Technicians


APTUK Annual Conference, Awards and Exhibition 

24th & 25th September 2020

Registration NOW OPEN!

We are pleased to announce that registration is now open for #APTUK20

This year we are returning to the Ramada Hotel, Sutton Coldfield, Birmingham with a packed programme

that promises the opportunity for professional updates, learning and networking to inform and develop you and your practice.

This year conference will commence at 12:00pm on Thursday 24th September,

which we hope will enable conference to be even more accessible and affordable for our delegates. 

We will be delighted for you to join us, options and prices can be found below. 

Prices have once again been frozen for 2020 - that's no increase for 2 years!

Due to demand delegates who require two nights accommodation (Wednesday and Thursday evenings)

are required to book before the early bird rate expires on 26 June 2020.

Register HERE

Bursary places will be available and details of the application process will be posted very soon.

The Katherine Miles Poster Award

Call for Poster Abstracts!

The Katherine Miles poster award is named after the founder of APTUK.

This award recognises the diverse roles of Pharmacy Technicians by sharing best practice, innovation, research and education and development.

 The APTUK Annual Conference & Exhibition gives Pharmacy Technicians (members and non-members)

a platform to showcase their projects and achievements through posters.

The Katherine Miles Poster Award has 3 Prizes:

1st prize

· A Framed certificate

· A Bursary to the value of £250 towards APTUK conference 2021 (T&C’s apply*)

2nd prize

· A Framed certificate

· A Bursary to the value of £150 towards APTUK conference 2021 (T&C’s apply*)

3rd prize

· A Framed certificate

· A Bursary to the value of £100 towards APTUK conference 2021 (T&C’s apply*)

Abstracts can be submitted until 22 May 2020 via this link

Further information about how to submit your abstract and poster design details  click here 

See sample abstracts can be viewed via the links Abstract #1 & Abstract #2

Timeline for the Katherine Miles Poster Award 

 Abstract submission deadline   22 May 2020
 Shortlisting of abstracts completed by   13 June 2020
 Shortlisted abstract authors to regsister by   26 June 2020
 Poster PDFs to be submitted for judging   21 August 2020
 Poster Award winners announced  24 September 2020

Conference Awards and Dinner 

We will shortly be announcing the categories for APTUK annual awards which will be presented at the conference dinner

on Thursday 24th September 2020. 

What better oppotunity to recognise and celebrate the fabulous work of pharmacy technicians, pharmacy teams and projects to improve patient care and medicines safety?   

Remember you can enter yourself or nominate a pharmacy technician(s) 

Need further inspiration?  Take a look at the 2019 winners and runners up here: Annual Awards 2019

To register your interest for #APTUK20, for further enquiries and to be kept up to date with programme information

please email

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