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

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HC-UK are coordinating a number of conferences this year with relevance to Pharmacy.

A 20% discount is available by quoting ref: HCUK20APTUK when booking.(*Cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer.  Full T&Cs available upon request.)



Optimisation of Electronic Prescribing in Hospitals National Summit 2019

Friday 21 June 2019
De Vere West One Conference Centre, London

This National Summit will focus on the optimisation of Hospital Electronic Prescribing and Medicines Administration (HePMA) . The summit will examine the development of electronic prescribing systems towards advanced eprescribing and ensuring the full clinical benefits are achieved.

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Follow the conference on Twitter #HePMA



Controlled Drugs Summit: Ensuring the Safer Management of Controlled Drugs - Diversion & Abuse, Prescribing & Use

Monday 1 July 2019
De Vere West One Conference Centre, London

The national controlled drugs summit focuses on ensuring the Safer Management of Controlled Drugs: Diversion & Abuse, Prescribing and Use. Aimed at Controlled Drugs Accountable Officers, Pharmacists and Prescribers the conference will update you on current national developments, and improve practice learning from case studies.

For further information and to book your place visit or email

Follow the conference on Twitter #controlleddrugs 



Transforming Outpatient Services

Friday 5 July 2019
De Vere West One Conference Centre, London

This national conference aims to bring together leaders of outpatient services to focus on improvement and the delivery of outstanding outpatient care and experience. The conference opens with National Developments followed by case studies focusing on improving quality, efficiency and meeting the Care Quality Commission Quality Ratings in outpatients. The conference continues with an extended in depth masterclass which will contact interactive group work focusing on Improving, capacity, access, patient flow and waiting times in outpatient services. Further sessions will focus on improving patient experience, improving outcomes in outpatient services, developing and implementing core standards and the developing role of virtual outpatient clinics in reducing pressure on outpatient services.

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Follow this conference on Twitter #Outpatients



Effective Non-Medical Prescribing in End of Life Care

Wednesday 10 July 2019
The Studio Conference Centre, Manchester

This important national conference provides an essential update for current and aspiring non medical prescribers on prescribing at the end of life. It is widely recognized that pain and symptom control at the end of life is not always optimal, the development of non medical prescribing has a key role in improving pain and symptom control for patients at the end of life. The conference, which includes national updates, extended in depth sessions and case studies will focus on developing your skills and competence as a non medical prescriber in end of life care.

For further information and to book your place visit or email

Follow the conference on Twitter #NMPEndofLife



Non Medical Prescribing in Cancer Care

Friday 20 September 2019
De Vere West One Conference Centre, London

This conference focuses on Non Medical Prescribing in Cancer Care. Through national updates and practical case studies the conference will demonstrate how the effective use of non medical prescribing in cancer care can improve patient care, experience and outcomes. The conference will focus on developing competence and confidence in non medical prescribing in cancer care, including using the National Competency Framework for all Prescribers. Sessions will focus on chemotherapy prescribing, prescribing in a lung cancer, prescribing for pain and symptom control, prescribing in end life care including controlled drugs, and prescribing within follow up clinics and cancer survivorship services.

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Follow the conference on Twitter #NMPCancer





For the 8th year running The Clinical Pharmacy Congress will welcome the pharmacy community through its doors on the 7th - 8th June 2019 at ExCeL London. We would be delighted if you would join us at these two education packed days. Your guest invite will grant you access to:

  • Receive 230+ hours of educational content to get you revalidation ready for 2019!
  • Expand your knowledge with the latest clinical updates across 240+ sessions, delivered by 150+ world-class speakers
  • Network with the CPC community – catch up with peers, colleagues and old friends
  • Grow your career prospects by networking with sector leaders
  • Witness the latest innovations in clinical pharmacy and source new suppliers

CPC’s world class conference programme will be delivered across lively sessions and interactive workshops, filled with specialised content to provide you with the education you need to improve patient outcomes.



As the clinical knowledge and skills of Pharmacy Technicians grows, and new roles emerge, take this opportunity to come together to listen and learn in order to improve care for people who use pharmacy services. Each session is designed to inform and inspire attendees by sharing experiences of person-centred medicines optimisation and exploring service delivery innovations that are enabled through the expanding scope of practice of pharmacy technicians. Taking place Saturday 8th June.




Retrieve your APTUK members educational code to waive the £499+VAT entrance fee here.


Non-APTUK members can also register here.


Visit us on-site in the Affiliates Lounge J10.

We look forward to welcoming you to the conference.

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