Wales scores top marks at RPS Winter Summit

Welsh Pharmacists have won multiple research Awards at the RPS Winter Summit 2017. The RPS Winter Summit: Bridging the gap between industry, academia, policy and practice was held in London on 5th December 2017. Research posters and oral presentations were invited and adjudicated on the day. Wales had a strong presence and congratulations go to the recipients of the following prizes:

Oral presentation (Winner)

Laura Doyle (WCPPE): Evaluating an integrated pre-registration training programme in North Wales – perceptions of pre-registration pharmacists and their tutors

Poster Prize (Winner)

Emma Davies (Swansea University): Trends in strong opioid prescribing in a primary care population: preliminary results from the “Trends in opioid prescribing and associated health care utilization in Wales” study.

Poster Prize (Runner-up)

Dr Sarah Hiom (SMPU, Cardiff and Vale UHB): Investigating the preparation and use of Local Infiltration Analgesia for Total Knee Arthroplasty.