Scotland’s CPO to address National Pharmacy Association conference

18 Apr 2019

Scotland’s Chief Pharmaceutical Officer, Dr Rose Marie Parr, will be a panellist at the NPA conference, it has been revealed.

Health Secretary Matt Hancock and NHS England director, Ed Waller, were earlier confirmed as speakers at the event, taking place in Manchester on 20 June.

NPA chief executive, Mark Lyonette, said:

“Dr Rose Marie Parr is a driving force behind the Pharmacy First approach in Scotland, which is about making care more convenient for patients and engaging the entire healthcare workforce, to cope with the ever increasing demands of an ageing population. NPA members from all parts of the UK will find her remarks insightful and illuminating. Rose Marie is a great addition to our conference line-up.”

Please book now for the conference and make the most of this great opportunity to learn about the latest policy developments, network with fellow NPA members, meet senior figures in healthcare and have your say on the things that matter most to you and your pharmacy.

For more information, go to the event page on the NPA site or email