Friday, June 07, 2013

EJHP Podcasts from the 18th Congress of the EAHP

The European Journal of Hospital Pharmacy (EJHP) recorded a number of podcast interviews with key speakers and seminar facilitators at the 18th Congress of the EAHP, held in Paris from 13th to 15th March 2013.

The theme of the Congress was "Improving patient outcomes: a shared responsibility".

You can listen freely to all nine podcasts by clicking the 'Find out more' button or select some of the highlights from the list below. If you missed the Congress, then it's definitely worth catching up with all the latest in hospital pharmacy.

Podcasts: Highlights from Speakers and seminar participants

Related to the Congress, editors and staff from EJHP spoke to the following speakers and seminar participants in order to gain further insights to the topics and themes presented:

Dr Fiona Reynolds in relation to her keynote speech on the establishment and use of Multi-Disciplinary Teams (MDT) in hospitals

Jorn Herrstedt, professor in clinical oncology, Odense University Hospital, Denmark and João Oliveira, medical director, Instituto Portugues de Oncologia, Lisbon about team challenges in cancer care

David Gerrett of the UK NHS Commissioning Board and Joanna Correa West, medicines management nurse, Birmingham Children's Hospital about inter-professional learning

Jean-Hughes Dalle, professor in pediatrics, Robert-Debré Hospital, Paris, Julie Rouprêt-Serzec, clinical pharmacist, Robert-Debré Hospital, and Anthony Sinclair, director of pharmacy, Birmingham Children's Hospital about patient safety and medicines across the interface

Want to see one of your photos on the front cover of EJHP?

Do you see yourself as the next Annie Liebovitz or David Bailey? We're looking for photographs that represent the role of the modern pharmacist, is it people, pills, robots or something completely different?

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Invitation to contribute to EJHP

We'd love to hear from you if you would like to contribute to the journal.

EJHP is a great medium for your work and publication can help you in your career. We know that writing a paper can be a daunting task and we are here to help. If you are not sure if you have a suitable topic, the journal Editor in Chief , Phil Wiffen, is always happy to discuss potential publications and give support to first time authors.

Phil Wiffen, Pain Research Unit, Churchill Hospital, Old Road, Oxford OX3 7LE, UK;
phil.wiffen at dcn dot ox dot ac dot uk