The overall goal of HOPA's education program is to equip oncology pharmacy practitioners with knowledge about current developments and to improve the efficiency of healthcare delivery while maintaining or exceeding the quality of patient care.
In addition to the flagship HOPA Annual Conference, HOPA presents regional conference programming across the country that offer a variety of in-depth clinical education, practice management, and BCOP Recertification offerings.
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The HOPA Health Policy and Advocacy committee is dedicated to acting as an advocate on behalf of patients as well as representing hematology/oncology pharmacists across the country in legislative and regulatory endeavors.
HOPA is an active and engaged organization that provides crucial education, networking, cutting edge resources and advancement opportunities to our members. Find yourself in HOPA.Join or renew your membership today!
David Henry, MS BCOP FASHP, received HOPA’s 2015 Award of Excellence for his contributions to hematology/oncology pharmacy.Read more
Oral Oncolytic Standard – The Oral Chemotherapy Task Force requests your feedback on the latest Pharmacy Practice Standard.
Practice Management Program ‒ September 14 and 15, 2018, registration is open.
Committee Restructure Orientation – Webinar Recording ‒ This webinar will introduce you to the new HOPA committee structure
Three downloadable flyers you can give to patients to help them understand oncology pharmacy are now available.
Methoxy polyethylene glycol-epoetin beta (Mircera®, Vifor Pharma Inc.) for the treatment of pediatric patients 5 to 17 years of age...
Avatrombopag(Doptelet®, AkaRx Inc.) for thrombocytopenia in adults with chronic liver disease scheduled to undergo a procedure....
Retacrit (epoetin alfa-epbx, Hospira Inc., a subsidiary of Pfizer Inc.) as a biosimilar to Epogen/Procrit (epoetin alfa, Amgen Inc.)...
Dabrafenib (TAFINLAR®, Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corp.) and Trametinib (MEKINIST®, Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corp.) in combination for the...
Save the date - March 21–24, 2018 - Denver, Colorado.
The 6th Annual Practice Management Course takes place September 14–15, 2018.
BCOP Programming: Specialty Sessions & Updates Course
Now pharmacists can fulfill all of their BCOP recertification education with HOPA— the experts in clinical oncology pharmacy. HOPA recently was awarded status as a BCOP recertification credit provider by the Board of Pharmacy Specialties (BPS), and will now provide 38 credits of education per year in a variety of delivery options.
The HOPA BCOP recertification courses address the four Domains of Oncology Pharmacy Specialty Practice and improve your knowledge and problem-solving skills in each area. These courses provide BCOP-specific assessments for practicing clinical oncology pharmacists with a need for specific disease prevention and treatment knowledge and strategies.Learn More
HOPA has created several patient education videos for you to share with your patients and their families.