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LPC Conference and PSNC Dinner 2010

The LPC Conference and 28th Annual PSNC Dinner were held on the 17th November at the Lancaster London hotel in central London.

The Conference opened with speeches from PSNC Chairman Chris Hodges and CEO Sue Sharpe setting out the current issues and work of PSNC and plans for the future. An audience of over 300 then discussed a range of conference resolutions on topics such as funding and reimbursement, the contractual framework, MDS, MURs, PNAs and workload.

Presentations on public health and local authorities completed the day.

Over 400 guests attended the PSNC Dinner in the evening including many MPs, LPCs, local authority personnel, PCT and SHA managers, DH, pharmacy press, other pharmacy bodies and patient organisations. There was a rousing speech from PSNC Chairman Chris Hodges with the response from Pharmacy Minister Earl Howe.

LPC Conference and Dinner Photos


Dr Christopher Hodges  LPC Conference Crowd 

PSNC Chairman Dr Christopher Hodges, addressing the PSNC Dinner

Guests at the PSNC Dinner reception
PSNC PharmaBase Stand Earl Howe
PSNC PharmaBase Stand Pharmacy Minister Earl Howe, speaking at the PSNC Dinner
Andrew McCoig Fiona Castle
Andrew McCoig, Croydon LPC Chief Officer Fiona Castle, Swindon & Wiltshire LPC Chief Officer

LPC Conference

Chris Hodges Opening speech

Sue Sharpe LPC Conference speech

LPC Conference 2010 PowerPoint slides

Graham Jones presentation - Pharmacy and Local Government

Deborah Evans presentation - Healthy Living Pharmacy

Deborah Evans - presentation video attachment

Conference Resolutions

PSNC Dinner

Chris Hodges PSNC Dinner 2010 speech 

Earl Howe PSNC Dinner 2010 speech

PSNC and NHS Employers press release issued after the Dinner

PSNC would like to thank its Community Pharmacy Development Partners for supporting PSNC Events including the LPC Conference and PSNC Annual Dinner:


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