Conference Programme 2018

PIPA Conference 2018 Programme

Wednesday 3rd October

Plenary

09:00

Registration, Meet & Greet Breakfast

09:55

Welcome    
Sarah Hall, PIPA President

10:15

Joining the Dots - Resilience through Reconnection
Josie Jacobs MSc MAPP

11:15

Comfort Break

11:30

Implications of Brexit for the Pharmaceutical Industry - an update
Dr Sheuli Porkess, ABPI Interim Head of Medical Affairs and Clinical Research

12:30

AGM 2018  

13:00

Lunch & Exhibition

Break Out Sessions

14:00 

 A. Code Compliance Workshop 
     Rina Newton, CompliMed

B. PV Audit and Inspection Hosting
    Ejaz Butt, ZigZag Associates & Michael Ramcharan, Reumat Consulting Ltd

C. The Efficient, Professional MI Team - Establishing Processes that Work
    Zaiba Malek & Izzy Whitehead, PIPA 

15:30

Tea / coffee & Exhibition

16:00

Break out sessions continued

17:00

 Close

19:00

Pre-Dinner Drinks, Dinner and Evening Networking Event


Thursday 4th October

Plenary 

08:30

Registration

09:00

NHS Going Digital - How Will This Impact the Pharmaceutical Industry?
Patrick Mitchell, NHS Regional Director, South of England, Health Education England 

09:45

Accessing Information on Medicines by Blind and Visually Impaired Patients
Alistair Bolt, UK Ophthalmic Pharmacist's Group

10:30

Tea / coffee & Exhibition

Track One: Medical Information

11:00

UKMi Update
Fiona Woods & Sarah Cavanagh, UKMi 

12:00

The Digitisation of Medicines Information
Nat Knight & John Moreland, Datapharm

13:00

Lunch & Exhibition

Track Two: Pharmacovigilance 

11:00

PV Round Table Discussion: Artificial Intelligence and Operational Oversight
Girish Prasad & Dr Ramprasad Govindaraj, ArisGlobal

12:00

Risk Minimisation Measures
Michael Bean, Janssen 

13:00

Lunch & Exhibition

TRACK 1: Break Out Sessions

14:00 

A. Workshop on medication errors and pharmacovigilance obligations
    Dr Dave Lewis, Novartis

B. Launch Excellence Workshop  
    Sarah Dunnett, Sarah Dunnett Consulting

15:00

Tea / coffee & Exhibition

15:15

Break out sessions continued

16:30

 Close

TRACK 2: Managers' Workstream

14:00

GDPR for MI and PV
Kalwant Dhindsa, Sr Corporate Compliance Counsel, Bayer PLC  

15:00

Tea/coffee & Exhibition

15:15

Team and Personal Branding  
Sarah Hall and Christine Needham, PIPA

16:00

Managers' Hot Topics - Discussion

16:30

Close