ED2 - Pharmacy Support Workforce Forum

Dochart 2

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.


Susan James (Ontario College of Pharmacists, Canada)


This Forum intends to bring together all stakeholders interested in the development of the pharmacy support workforce to discuss the priorities and needs of this segment of the global workforce, to explore how the Workforce Development Goals can be used in this context, and consider future activities that FIP could initiate to support these efforts.


1. 12:30 – 12:50 Introduction  – current FIP activities related to pharmacy support workforce development

  1. 12:50 – 13:10 Workforce Development Goals – Overview and discussion of application for the pharmacy support workforce
  2. 13:10 – 13:55 Participant discussion – identification of workforce development goal priorities and consideration of future FIP activities to support participant needs
  3. 13:55 – 14:00 Wrap-Up/Next Steps (5 min)