SHPA events


SHPA events ensure you have access to educational opportunities that are high quality, current and diverse in content and delivery.


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Below is a list of SHPA seminars, clinCATs for 2017 and Branch CPD events. 
Please note not all events are confirmed and are subject to change.

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Seminars & clinCATsDateVenue
Foundation Seminar in Clinical Medication Management17-19 February 2017Melbourne
shpaclinCAT Perth18-19 February 2017Perth
shpaclinCAT Melbourne18-19 March 2017Melbourne
Extension Seminar in Clinical Medication Management31 March - 2 April 2017Melbourne
shpaclinCAT Brisbane1-2 April 2017Brisbane
Seminar in Critical Care8 April 2017Sydney
Seminar in Emergency Medicine29-30 April 2017Adelaide
shpaclinCAT Melbourne6-7 May 2017Melbourne
Seminar in Cardiology27-28 May 2017Adelaide
Extension Seminar in Clinical Medication Management16-18 June 2017Brisbane
shpaclinCAT Adelaide24-25 June 2017Adelaide
Future Summit31 July - 1 AugustSydney
Seminar in Women’s and Newborn Health5-6 August 2017Melbourne
shpaclinCAT Melbourne12-13 August 2017Melbourne
Seminar in Laboratory Tests19-20 August 2017Sydney
Residency Symposium28-29 August 2017Melbourne
Extension Seminar in Clinical Medication Management1-3 September 2017Sydney
shpaclinCAT Sydney9-10 September 2017Sydney
Seminar in Infectious Diseases30 September - 1 October 2017Hobart
Advanced Seminar in Critical Care14 October 2017Gold Coast
Extension Seminar in Clinical Medication Management20-22 October 2017Gold Coast
Medicines Management Conference 201716-19 November 2017Sydney



Branch CPD EventsDateBranch
Adverse Drug Reactions: Bursting Urban Myths21 February 2017VIC
SHPA - Where to from here?22 February 2017QLD
Mission Impossible: Medicines Information28 February 2017WA
Bioequivalence and Generic Substitution1 March 2017ACT
Going Viral: The Changing World of HIV and Hep C9 March 2017NSW
Contemporary Management of Tachyarrhythmia14 March 2017TAS
Update on the recent changes to the Medicines and Poisons Regulations for pharmacists14 March 2017WA
Drug Dosing Considerations in Chronic Kidney Disease22 March 2017VIC
Off Label Prescribing in Psychiatry22 March 2017NSW
Outpatient Parenteral Antibiotic Therapy - Opportunities & Challenges.22 March 2017QLD
“There must be a better way!” – The Quality Improvement Process -Branch CPD Event29 March 2017NSW
Pain: past, present and future - understanding the multimodal approach to pain30 March 2017ACT

Hospital Pharmacy Internships. What’s involved and how to apply

6 April 2017WA
Geriatrics8 April 2017SA/NT
Rheum for Review12 April 2017QLD
Drug-Induced Thrombocytopenia – An Insight19 April 2017WA
Infections of the Central Nervous System26 April 2017NSW
 Accessing Unapproved Therapeutic Goods10 May 2017ACT
Antipsychotic Selection17 May 2017QLD
An introduction to intravenous fluid therapy and electrolyte management23 May 2017WA
Tasmanian Branch Symposium - Renal Medicine20-21 May 2017TAS
Common questions asked at the Poisons Information Centre24 May 2017NSW
Taking care of the Head (shoulders, knees and toes can wait – but we still get there!)24 May 2017VIC
Chemotherapy-Induced Nausea and Vomiting14 June 2017QLD
Multiple Sclerosis - All you need to know in 60 minutes15 June 2017ACT

Open to interpretation: The challenges of conducting a meta-analysis on the efficacy of stroke thrombolysis

28 JuneNSW
Medication Reconciliation and Medication Management Planning29 June 2017NSW
Renal Disease and Renal Medicine1 July 2017SA/NT
Recent advances in Monoclonal antibody pharmacotherapy12 July 2017ACT
eMeds: Utopia or not12 July 2017QLD
Queensland Branch Symposium - Research22 July 2017QLD
Be What You Are Mentored to Be – An Early Career Pharmacist Event25 July 2017WA
Emergency Medicine26 July 2017NSW
Introduction to Anaesthesia1 August 2017WA

SA/NT Early Pharmacist Career Event

11 AugustSA/NT

Medicinal Cannabis for Children with Epilepsy

16 AugustVIC

From foundation practice to advanced practice: UK experience 

22 AugustQLD

Advanced practice recognition & credentialing - applying Great Britain's experience to Australian practice

24 AugustNSW
Drug Interaction Workshop26 August 2017WA
Fluids, Electrolytes and TPN – Keeping them in line9 SeptemberACT
Critical Appraisal of Literature12 September TAS

Vaccine Preventable Disease - More than asking "UTD"?

13 SeptemberQLD
Codeine Rescheduling: The Implications26 SeptemberWA

The New Wonder 'nib for CLL: Managing Ibrutinib's toxicities

27 SeptemberNSW
Cardiology Symposium14 OctoberVIC
WA Branch Annual Research Round Up18 OctoberWA
Safer Prescribing Custody24 OctoberWA
Intrapleural Therapies25 OctoberNSW

Keeping our Patients Safe - The Role of Pharmacy Technician

26 OctoberNSW
Tasmanian Branch Spring Meeting28 OctoberTAS
Annual Branch Meeting and CE evening3 NovemberSA/NT
Cannabinoids - High Hopes, Hype or Hope?8 NovemberWA