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DPM Training Programme

During this training programme, the syllabus of Pharmaceutical Medicine Speciality Training is taught with a focus on the areas most relevant to the Diploma in Pharmaceutical Medicine (DPM) exam.

This programme is designed for anyone who wishes to improve their knowledge in a specific area, as well as those preparing to sit the exam.

You can book one, several or all modules as your educational training needs dictate. Modules run annually and attendance can be spread flexibly over multiple years as required.

We are extremely pleased that Prof Alan Boyd will continue to deliver the programme as Lead Trainer for 2021, bringing his expertise and experience to the course.

The DPM Training Programme

The FPM training programme for the Diploma in Pharmaceutical Medicine (DPM) exam includes 9 modules.

You can book one, several or all modules as your educational training needs dictate. Modules run annually and attendance can be spread flexibly over multiple years as required.

The final 3 modules cover exam technique and focus on the Multiple Choice Question (MCQ) paper, the Single Answer Question (SAQ) paper and the Critical Appraisal Paper (CAP) of the Diploma in Pharmaceutical Medicine exam. You can find out more about the different exams here.

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DPM Training | Module 3: Medicines Regulation

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DPM Training | Module 4: Statistics and Data Management

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DPM Training | Module 5: Clinical Development and Discovery Medicine

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DPM Training | Module 6: Healthcare Marketplace

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DPM Training | Module 7: MCQ exam technique and mock exam

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DPM Training | Module 8: SAQ exam technique and mock exam

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DPM Training | Module 9: CAP exam technique and mock exam

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DPM Training Programme | Learning materials

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Buy the online learning materials

  • Materials for each module are available after the module end date
  • A link to the online folder of materials will be sent by email the next working day after purchasing online.

Exam news

The DPM exams are now online with remote invigilation

Because of the ongoing concern for large gatherings and in order to ensure that examinations could go ahead, FPM received GMC approval to run our examinations online in 2020/21.

The application period for the September/October examinations will open on Monday 1 March and close Friday 6 August 2021.

For more information go to online examinations.


DPM Part 1 exam – Multiple Choice Paper: Wednesday 15 September 2021

DPM Part 2 exam – Short Answer Paper: Monday 11 October 2021

DPM Part 2 exam – Critical Appraisal Paper: Tuesday 12 October 2021


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