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44th UKMI Conference 2018

The 44th UKMi Practice Development Seminar was held at the MacDonald Burlington Hotel Birmingham on Wednesday 12th September 2018.

Congratulations to the 2018 poster winners:

  • Lindsey Davies & Hannah Evans, Welsh Medicines Information Centre - Implementation of an electronic tracking system for managing formulary applications in a Welsh health board
  • Poonam Varu & Kelly Thompson, Trent Medicines Information Centre - Pre-registration pharmacist MI rotation satisfaction – Can small changes make a big difference?

Delegate's Choice winner: 

  • Sue Smith & Jo Hughes, Aintree MI department - Can MI improve the efficiency of the Pharmacy On-Call Service?

And the winner of the Peter Golightly Award for MI Excellence: 

  • Jen Smith, Medicines Information Pharmacist, West Midlands MI Service



PDF File  Can MI improve the efficiency of pharmacy on-call service - Susan Smith - Delegates Choice Winner 
PDF File  Impementation of an electronic tracking system for managing formulary applications in a welsh healthboard-Davies and Evans - Winner 
PDF File  Pre-Registration pharmacists MI rotation satisfaction - can small changes make a big difference - Varu and Thompson - Winner 
PDF File  The use of MiDatabank by shift workers out of hours - Katrina Yu.pdf 
PDF File  The Yorkshire & Humber MI Network-Promoting collaboration on a regional footprint-Dave Abbott 
PDF File  To tweet or not to tweet that is the #MI question - Sarah Cavanagh 
PDF File  20 years of pharmacy technicians in MI - Vivienne Rose 
PDF File  An Evaluation of the Pharmacy Resource Guide (PRG) for pharmacy staff-Binita Bhakta 
PDF File  Bigger & Better the birth of the Leeds Medicines Advisory service - Emily Turner 
PDF File  Categorising MI enquiries to demonstrate intervention & improved patient safety - Kate Postle 
PDF File  Cold chain breach enquiries - analysis of value - Charlotte Hay 
PDF File  Do healthcare professionals use the new Trust MI service based at one hospital following a merger, and if not why not - Alison Innes 
PDF File  How does MI contribute to patient safety - Mehreen Karim 
PDF File  Increasing awareness and reporting of the yellow card scheme at st Helens & Knowsley - Mandeep Minhas 
PDF File  Make babies SMiLE timely Mi support & information at ESNEFT - Natasha Gearing 
PDF File  MI Keeps its cool and saves over £47K - Marianne Eve 
PDF File  MI skills training for clinical pharmacists - Catherine Witter 
PDF File  Patient helpline analysis at a local MI centre - Robert Dugdale 
PDF File  Project Echo-practice pharmacist training on open access resources - Margaret Kelly 
PDF File  Putting a price on fridge enquiries - Sarah Crawford 
PDF File  Standard search patterns when answering enquiries - Sana Junaid 
PDF File  Supporting patients & clinicians on a novel class of oral anticoagulants - Cristina Coelho 


PDF File  Plenary 1 Speaker 1 - UKMI presentation 12th Sept 2018 - Angela Carrington 
PDF File  Plenary 1 Speaker 2 - High-risk meds & transfers of care - Nicola Wake 
PDF File  Plenary 1 Speaker 4 - Quality Improvement and the WHO Global Safety Challenge - Paul Gimson 
PDF File  Plenary 1 Speaker 3 - Scottish Polypharmacy Guidance Realistic Medicine Quality Strategies Prescribing - Alpana Mair 
PDF File  Plenary 2 Speaker 1 - Group Peer Review - Ammar Abbas 
PDF File  Plenary 2 Speaker 2 - Mi in a community setting John Lightfoot 
PDF File  Plenary 2 Speaker 3 - Re-launching an MI Service - Reena Lal 
PDF File  Plenary 3 Speaker 1 - Mental health and MI draft 1 - Rachel Brown 
PDF File  Plenary 3 Speaker 2 - Asthma and COPD update - new inhalers and risk issues -Toby Capstick 
PDF File  Plenary 4 Speaker 2 - The Physics of Communications - Simon Enright 
PDF File  Plenary 4 Speaker 3 - UKMi Embraces Twitter - Sarah Cavanagh