Preparing for the Diploma in Pharmaceutical Medicine Exam

Friday 29 April 2022
12:00 - 13:20


FPM is pleased to host a Q&A session with past Diploma in Pharmaceutical Medicine (DPM) candidates who will share their experiences preparing for the exam.

Who should attend?

This is a good opportunity for PMST trainees and pharmaceutical physicians who are considering sitting the DPM exam this year to hear from past candidates about how they prepared for Part 1 and Part 2 of the DPM exam.


12:00 – 12:05

Dr Dan Stevens, Session Chair

Introduction and welcome

12:05 – 12:20

Dr Ruth Dixon, Chair of FPM’s Board of Examiners

An overview of the DPM exam

12:20 – 12:35

Dr Harriet Gray Stephens – MCQ

12:35 – 12:50

Dr Helen Philpott – SAQ

12:50 – 13:05

Prof Daniel Marks – CAP

13:05 – 13:15


13:15 – 13:20



Booking is closed.


If you attend this event, you can use it as CPD for your appraisal. To do so, you will need to provide:

  • evidence (certificate of attendance)
  • written reflection on what you learnt and explain how your application of the learning has affected your practice as a pharmaceutical physician and how it relates to Good Medical Practice.

Upload these items into your portfolio and self-allocate your CPD points at 0.25 for each 15 minutes of learning.


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