D16 - What’s new in practice? Part 2

Lomond Auditorium

Organised by all FIP sections


Timothy Chen (The University of Sydney, Australia) and Martin Astbury (Royal Pharmaceutical Society, UK)


Short oral presentations selected from submitted abstracts.



  1. 14:30 – 14:40 Check your heart health at the pharmacy
    Marianne Norelius (Apoteket AB, Sweden)
  2. 14:40 – 14:50 Nationwide implementation of Netcare after successful pilot in Switzerland
    Martine Ruggli (pharmaSuisse, Switzerland)
  3. 14:50 – 15:00 A four-year evaluation of the discharge medicines review service provision across all Wales
    Karen Hodson (Cardiff University, UK)
  4. 15:00 – 15:10 Developing a community pharmacists’ antibiotic prescription checklist
    Philip Howard (University of Leeds, UK)
  5. 15:10 – 15:20 Know your vascular age: A feasibility study on a new service in community pharmacies
    Ema Paulino (FIP, Portugal)
  6. 15:20 – 15:30 Quality related events reported by community pharmacies in Nova Scotia: A 7-year analysis
    Adrian Boucher (University of Toronto, Canada)
  7. 15:30 – 15:40 Multidisciplinary protocol for skin cancer screening in community pharmacies in Barcelona
    Guillermo Bagaría (Collegi de Farmacèutics de Barcelona, Spain)
  8. 15:40 – 15:50 Association between Brazilian hospital pharmacy practices and knowledge of the FIP Basel statements
    Lorena Rocha Ayres (Federal University of Espírito Santo, Brazil)


15:50 – 16:10 Coffee/tea break


  1. 16:10 – 16:20 Implementing unit-based pharmacist model to improve patient care at Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi Osama Al-Quteimat (Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates)
  2. 16:20 – 16:30   Designing tools to support review and reduction of inappropriate polypharmacy in older inpatients
    Mai Duong (Kolling Institute, University of Sydney, Australia)
  3. 16:30 – 16:40 A description of gamification used in teaching 2nd language pharmacy technician students
    Teri-Lynne Fogarty (Nelson Mandela University,  South Africa)
  4. 16:40 – 16:50 Use of medicines and health services for chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder in Australia
    Renly Lim (University of South Australia, Australia)
  5. 16:50 – 17:00 Evolving professional roles: How Canadian pharmacists make sense of their prescribing role
    Theresa Schindel (University of Alberta, Canada)
  6. 17:00 – 17:10 How effective are pharmacist services in improving patient health outcomes? A systematic review
    Margaret (Mags) Watson (University of Bath, UK)
  7. 17:10 – 17:20 Health outcomes associated with initial oral antidiabetic medication adherence among US veterans
    Justin Gatwood (University of Tennessee College of Pharmacy, USA)


17:20 – 17:30 Q & A and conclusions by the chairs