Bringing together NHS experts and regulators covering topics of quality assurance, quality control, good manufacturing practice and regulatory expectations.


Thursday 17 and Friday 18 October 2024


Hilton Birmingham Metropole, NEC, Birmingham. B40 1PP

About the event

The annual Pharmaceutical Quality Assurance and Technical Services (QATS) Symposium brings together NHS experts and regulators to give presentations and workshops. The symposium hosts an extensive exhibition and holds a poster presentation competition.

Presented by the QATS Interest Group of the Guild of Healthcare Pharmacists which is compromised from the NHS Pharmaceutical QA Committee, NHS Pharmaceutical Aseptic Services Group and the NHS Pharmacy Production Group, the theme this year will be Celebrating Science in Pharmacy.

Why it’s important

The assurance of quality in pharmacy technical services is vital. It is important for leaders and team members to engage with the wider network and keep up to date with current best practices and standards.

What you’ll learn

  • aseptic transformation news
  • regulatory and good manufacturing practice updates
  • quality assurance and quality control news
  • sustainability in pharmacy technical services developments


We’re currently busy organising this event, so please check back for:

  • registration link
  • programme
  • NHS price
  • non-NHS price
  • exhibition details

Bookings will be via Eventbrite and any hotel accommodation will need to be arranged independently.

Contact us

Please contact the PASG team if you have any questions.

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