The inaugural Pharmacy in Practice conference will celebrate world-class pharmacy practice in Scotland. Designed by practising pharmacists and pharmacy technicians this conference is for anyone interested in celebrating and learning from the best.
Professor Christine Bond
BPharm (Hons); MEd; PhD; FFPH; FRCPE; FRPS; FFRPS, FRCGP, FHEA
Professor Bond will give an oral presentation during the poster event on the evening of the 22nd of May and will also choose her top three posters.
Pharmacy in Practice Annual Lecture
Professor Zubin Austin
BScPhm, MBA, MISc, PhD, FCAHS
Professor Zubin Austin will deliver the inaugural Pharmacy in Practice lecture at our first-ever conference on the 23rd of May 2023. We are extremely excited to announce that Professor Austin will travel from Toronto to address delegates.
Chief Operating Officer of Community Pharmacy Scotland
From February 2024 Matt will become the Chief Executive Officer of Community Pharmacy Scotland. With so much change happening in Scottish Pharmacy in the community sector and beyond how the new CEO of CPS approaches the future will be essential viewing.
Scotland’s National Pharmacy Research Poster Evening
Wednesday 22nd May 2024
18.00 Refreshments and networking
18.30 Welcome by the Chair
18.35 Poster viewing
19.00 Research leadership lecture (Professor Christine Bond)
19.30 Poster awards (chosen by Professor Christine Bond)
19.45 Pharmacy in Practice Outstanding contribution to the profession award
20.00 Closing remarks by the Chair
PIP LIVE National Multi-sector Pharmacy Conference
Thursday 23rd May 2024
10.00 Welcome by the Chair
10.15 Annual Pharmacy in Practice Lecture (Prof Zubin Austin)
11.15 Coffee and networking
14.00 Keynote address (Matt Barclay CPS)
Research poster event
Ten tips to produce and present a high-quality research poster
Research posters stand as vital conduits for sharing the latest scientific insights and discoveries within any scientific field. Pharmacy is no different.
Whether you’re a seasoned researcher or a novice, presenting a research poster at PIP LIVE provides a golden opportunity to showcase your work, engage with fellow pharmacy professionals, and contribute to collective knowledge within the pharmacy profession.
Meet our steering group.
We are delighted to have representation on our steering group from a range of individuals and organisations across the Scottish pharmacy family.
Professor of Substance Use at the University of Stirling Faculty of Social Science
Director of Operations Community Pharmacy Scotland.
Lecturer in Pharmacy Practice School of Pharmacy and Life Sciences and the Robert Gordon University
Chief Executive Officer of the International Pharmaceutical Federation
Head of Policy Scotland at the Pharmacist Defense Association
Professor of Learning and Teaching at the School of Pharmacy and Life Sciences at Strathclyde University
ICS Chief Pharmacist NHS Frimley Integrated Care Board
Pharmacy Medicines and Supply Leader and President of the United Kingdom Association of Pharmacy Technicians
Lead pharmacist Clinical Cardiology Critical Care NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde