ICPA encourages pharmacists to expand their scope of practice at The Pharmacy Show (TPS) 2022. ICPA will be offering short 45min seminars in which you will learn something new to implement within your pharmacy practice, immediately. Up your skills, invest in training your staff and expand your business services! Join us at The Pharmacy Show (TPS), get your FREE visitor badge, let’s begin “Pharmacy Services Reinvigorated”.
Learn from industry-leading speakers discussing topics based on all things pharmacy.
Access a wealth of knowledge during the seminars at the ICPA Symposium.
Discover how you can improve your pharmacy, and how the ICPA is pushing their stance on reinvigorating pharmacy in South Africa.
|10:00 - 10:10||Opening: Welcome to The ICPA Symposium 2022||Kgabo Komape | ICPA Chairman|
|10:10 - 10:30||Since we last met!||A quick update on a few hot topics from 2020 and emerging trends|
and forecasts for the future of community pharmacy.
|10:30 - 11:00||Take 5!||Expense reducers and revenue generators from pharmacy peers. Ways to increase your pharmacy revenue, quick tips on customer service and the role it plays in generating revenue, easy steps to making a productivity change in your business.||Johan Van Wyk, Mehboob Ali Cassim, Shushu Mhangwane, Johannes Ravele|
|11:00 - 11:30||Break|
|11:30 - 12:00||PIMART: Pharmacists contributing to reducing the HIV treatment burden in South Africa||Prof F Venter | Pharmacist|
|12:00 - 12:30||The COVID-19 Vaccine rollout & NHI landscape||Understand how the COVID-19|
vaccination rollout translates into an evolving NHI landscape
|Dr Nicolas Crisp | DDG National Department of Health SA|
|12:30 - 13:00||Q&A Session|
|13:00 - 14:30||Lunch|
|14:30 - 15:00||Telemedicine||Live demonstration of a telemedicine consultation solution for pharmacy||Siraaj Adams | Founder of Digital Labs and VideoMed|
|15:00 - 15:20||Kamba Ya Shanga: Asthma Management in the pharmacy||Managing asthmatic|
patients while at home. Challenges & opportunities presented during Covid-19 lockdowns
|Shivani Baldeo | AstraZeneca|
|15:20 - 15:40||The Current State of the Pharmacy Market||An update on the Community Pharmacy Industry - the power of data in the community pharmacy sector, how supply and demand will affect your business||Michelle Griessel | IQVIA|
|15:40 - 16:00||Litigious Matters||An update on legal cases involving Section 22A of the Pharmacy Act and CLICKS, and Council for Medical Schemes on DSPs and Penalty Co-Payments||Mogamat Botha | ICPA Legal Advisor|
|16:00 - 16:15||Q&A Session|
|10:00 - 10:20||Missed Opportunities and Medical Schemes||An update on ways to improve patient health and maximise income from medical schemes||Ahmed Bayat | ICPA COO|
|10:20 - 10:40||A new look at paracetamol||A new look at paracetamol - Sponsored by GSK||Nishern Govender|
|10:40 - 11:00||The Independent Pharmacy Emergency Fund (IPEF)||Following the riots and looting of July 2021, 86 independent pharmacies were left destroyed. Join us as we celebrate their resilience and fortitude and thank the many stakeholders who contributed to their recovery.||Jackie Maimin | ICPA CEO|
|11:00 - 11:30||Break|
|11:30 - 11:50||The future of pharmacy||The student perspective of pharmacy - what they need from their leaders - how can we learn from one another||Thapelo Malatji | SAPSF President|
|11:50 - 12:15||ICPA Data Warehouse||The power of data and how it can improve your business and strengthen ICPA negotiation capabilities||Rhain Stander | ComputAssist|
|12:15 - 12:45||How to become a Grade A Pharmacy||Understanding the inspection process,|
grading and improvement plans
|Vincent Tlala | Pharmacy Council|
|12:45 - 13:00||Q&A Session|
"A highly regarded and informative conference with fantastic debates running throughout"
"The sessions were fantastic and the exhibition was amazing!"
"Wonderful show! Thank you"