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Managing Medical Emergencies in Human Pharmacology

A one-day course on the management of medical emergencies in human pharmacology studies.

Venue: FPM, Unit 19 Angel Gate, 326a City Road, London, EC1V 2PT
Who should attend?
: Medical staff involved in the care of volunteers, including doctors, nurses and technicians 


DHP candidate (booked by FPM) £FREE*
 FPM member rate  £TBC
 Non-FPM member rate  £TBC

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Queries: If you are unable to complete your booking online or you would like to be invoiced, please email or call 020 3696 9040.


ONLINE BOOKINGS FOR THIS TRAINING ARE CURRENTLY CLOSED. This course usually runs once a year, please register your interest in attending future editions of this event by emailing us at

*PLEASE NOTE: This event is free to attend for candidates working towards the Diploma in Human Pharmacology (DHP). If you qualify for free attendance please email to register. Places are available for DHP candidates.

Sample Programme (from December 2019)

09.00 - 09.15 Introduction John Posner
09.15 - 10.00 SAEs in HP studies and Risk Mitigation John Posner
10.00 - 10.45 Rapid loss of consciousness Darren Wilbraham
10.45 - 11.00 COFFEE
11.00 - 11.45 Acute ophthalmology Simona Esposti
11.45 - 12.30 Cutaneous drug reactions Larry Shall
12.30 - 13.30 LUNCH
13.30 - 14.15 Allergy, anaphylaxis, bronchospasm Tim Higenbottam
14.15 - 15.45 Drug-induced cardiac arrhythmias Mike Cooklin
15.45 - 16.00 TEA
16.00 - 16.45 Biologics - acute AE’s, cytokine release James Galloway 
16.45 - 17.14 Additional thoughts, Qs and As All