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Event recap: NCL Prescribing Quality Scheme 23-24: Polypharmacy Masterclass

On 2nd November, NCL Training Hub in collaboration with UCLPartners, hosted the NCL Prescribing Quality Scheme 23-24: Polypharmacy Masterclass.

This session was designed to:

  • Support primary care prescribers in effective decision-making around deprescribing where clinically appropriate.

  • Outline some of the clinical resources and tools available to support prescribers in conducting structured medication reviews (SMRs).

Speakers included:

  • Dr Clifford Lisk: Consultant Physician in Acute Medicine and Geriatric Medicine, Barnet Hospital, Royal Free Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust; Deputy Head of London School of Medicine and the Medical Specialties, NHSE; Honorary Clinical Associate Professor, UCL Medical School

  • Asra Ahmed: Pharmacy Education Lead, NCL Training Hub; AHSN-accredited Polypharmacy Trainer

If you were unable to attend, resources can be found below:

Slide deck:

A repeat session has been organised on Thursday 29 February 2024, 13:00 - 14:30. Please note that If you attended the session on November 2nd, you do not need to register for the February session.