PT1 - 9th Global Pharmacy Technicians Symposium: Changing landscapes in the digital age – Transforming the pharmacy support workforce

Madrid 1

Chairs

Susan James, Ontario College of Pharmacists, Canada and Mike Mungoma, Pharmaceutical Society of Kenya, Kenya

Programme

Session 1:

OPTIMISING THE PHARMACY SUPPORT WORKFORCE WITH INTEGRATED DIGITAL HEALTH TECHNOLOGIES

14:30 – 14:35 Symposium opening remarks

Susan James, Pharmacy Technicians and Support Workforce Strategic Platform Advisory Committee, Canada

14:35 Keynote presentations

Jaime Antonio Acosta Gómez, FIP Technology Forum and FIP Community Pharmacy Section, Spain

Sandra Carey, McCann Health Global Pharmacy, Canada

Panel discussion

Moderator: Susan James, Pharmacy Technicians and Support Workforce Strategic Platform Advisory Committee, Canada

Panelists:

Ryan Burke, Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB), USA

Hrant Danagulyan, Danapharma, Armenia

Marcelle Claquin, Ministry of Health, Mozambique

TBA

15:50 – 16:10 Coffee/tea break

16:10 – 17:30 Global showcase

Short oral presentations  & 1 minute poster snapshots

Speakers: TBA (invited and call for abstracts)

17:30 – 19:00

Reception: “Working together for transformation”