ED7 - Advanced Practice and Specialisation (WDG4) Forum (formerly Pharmaceutical Workforce Development Goals (PWDG) Evaluation Forum)

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Organised by FIPEd

FIPEd invites interested experts and those with a professional interest in workforce development to come along and contribute to an interactive forum to discuss and debate topics connected with this area. The FIP Education Development Team (EDT) values input and advice from participants.


Kirstie Galbraith (Monash University, Australia)


One of the main barriers to progressing advanced practice and specialization of pharmacy around the world is the lack of universal understanding of basic terminology and their definitions. Join us to discuss advanced practice and specialization terminology and definitions from around the world and the support the foundation of work towards a harmonized glossary of terms.


12:30 – 12:50 Introduction to WDG4 and overview of global data on terminology

12:50 – 13:20 Workshop exercise: terminology assessment and prioritisation

13:20 – 14:40 Interactive discussion and agreed recommendations

Learning Objectives

  • To learn about WDG4: Advanced Practice and Specialisation
  • To understand the global terminology data held by FIP on WDG4 and implications on implementation
  • To discuss the global terminology and share recommendations on conducting a global consensus terminology study