PGD Learning Event 1: New to PGDs

Event 18 April 2023Location On-line via Webex 12:30 - 14:30

This learning event covered the background to PGDs and medicines mechanisms, and their use in practice.


18 April 2023


On-line via Webex 12:30 - 14:30

About the Event

The event was aimed at healthcare professionals who are new to PGDs and medicines mechanisms. This session reflected on the new e-Learning for Health PGD learning module covered similar content on the background to PGDs/medicines mechanisms and their use in practice.

Why it’s important

This session supported those who are new to PGDs/medicines mechanisms to understand the underpinning legislation and guidance. It provided practical advice on managing PGDs in a variety of healthcare settings and supported individuals in managing PGDs/medicines mechanisms within their organisations.

What was covered

The webinar/s focused on:

  • Underpinning legislation and guidance including when PGDs are appropriate and when other legal mechanisms should be use
  • The dos and don’ts of PGDs
  • An update on the SPS Medicine Governance Do Once programme

SPS Speakers

 Jo Jenkins, Rosie Furner, Tracy Rogers and Sandra Wolper were our experts from the MUS team.

Barry Jubraj MC’d the meeting and Nicola Wake monitored the chat box.

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Information presented during this webinar is correct at time of recording. Current guidance should be followed.

Presentation Resources


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