British Oncology Pharmacy Association (BOPA) Conference

Posters by Yau, J. Grant, D. and Stoner N. (top) and Wilcock, E. Barnett, N. Donyai, P. and Stoner N. (bottom) presented at the BOPA conference in the Autumn term 2018


Researchers from the cancer pharmacy team presented posters of their work at the recent BOPA Conference. The work was produced by the Academic Pharmacy Practice Unit, a joint collaboration between pharmacy practice at Reading and Oxford University Hospitals.

The first poster by Wilcock, E. Barnett, N. Donyai, P. and Stoner N. presented work from a study which was conducted to assess the feasibility of using health coaching sessions with cancer patients recieving oral anticancer therapy. The second poster presented by Yau, J. Grant, D and Stoner, N reported the implementation of Talimogene laherparepvec (T-VEC), a gene therapy for unresectable metastatic melanoma, in NHS Trusts across the UK.