Conference Programme and Presentations

Scientific Programme 2008

Monday 7th July

08:30

Registration

09:00 AGM & Conference Opening
John Barber, PIPA President
09:30 Results of Salary Survey
Phill Ettle, Baxter Healthcare
10:15

Tea/coffee & exhibition

10.45 Impact Awards
11:45 Overview of Current EMEA Legislation & Impending Changes
Genevieve le Visage, EMEA
12:30 Overview of PIPA Training Programme
Greg Barnes, PIPA
12:45

Lunch & Exhibition

14:00

Workshops:
A. The New ABPI Code - Understanding The Changes - Andrew Robson, Consultant
B. Aiming and Maintaining Peak Performance - Alison Griffiths, Unicus Coaching & Development 
C. 40 Ways to Improve Your Department - Jayne Packham, Jayne Packham Consultancy

15:30

Tea/coffee & Exhibition

16:00 Workshops continued
17:00

Close

Tuesday 8th July

Track One: Medical Information

09:00 ABPI Code Update
Heather Simmonds, PMCPA
09:45 Current UKMi Activities
Jonathan Hall & Angela Emerson, Wessex UKMi
10.30

Tea/coffee & Exhibition

11.00 NHS Direct & The Pharmaceutical Industry
Anne Joshua, NHS Direct
11.45 The Future of Medical Information
Joanne Shaw, Datapharm Communications
12.30 PIPA Survey of UKMi, An Overview
Kathy Fowler, PIPA
12:45

Lunch & Exhibition

Track Two: Pharmacovigilance

09:00 Pharmacovigilance Inspections As An Impetus To Developing a Better Quality System
Brian Edwards, NDA Regulatory Science Ltd
09:45 The Future of Pharmacovigilance
Ross Wooddisse, Accenture Pharmcovigilance Services
10:30

Tea/coffee & Exhibition

11:00 BROMI Initiative
John Barber, Alliance Pharmaceuticals; Caroline Rosewell, Eli Lilly
11:45 Risk Management Plans
Stephen Bentley, Verius Ltd
12:30

Lunch & Exhibition

14:00

Workshops:
D. An Inspector Has Left - Elaine Clarke, Meerkat Consultancy
E. Is Outsourcing An Option Or A Necessity - Leona Houghton, HC Solutions
F. Project Management - Getting Started - Sharon Leighton, Sharon Leighton Consultancy

16:15

Conference Close