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The national controlled drugs summit focuses ensuring the Safer Management of Controlled Drugs: Diversion & Abuse, Prescribing and Use. Aimed at Controlled Drugs Accountable Officers, Pharmacists and Prescribers the conference will update you on current national developments, and improve practice learning from case studies.This conference will enable you to:Network with colleagues who are working to improve the safe use, prescribing and management of controlled drugsUnderstand the national context including developments from the CQC and monitoring adherence to the NICE guidanceUpdate your knowledge on the new controls for pregabalin and gabapentinReflect on the implications of the Gosport Inquiry, and the RPS Standards, for the governance and management of Controlled Drugs in your serviceUnderstand the scale of abuse and diversion of controlled drugs by healthcare professionalsImprove your skills in the identification and management of theft and abuse by staffLearn from police investigations and inspectionsUnderstand and develop the role of the controlled drugs accountable officerImprove your skills in the prescribing and prescribing governance of controlled drugsUnderstand how use electronic ordering and prescribing systems for controlled drugs Reflect on the use and governance of controlled drugs at the end of lifeEnsure lessons are learned from the investigation and reporting of controlled drugs incidentsSelf assess and reflect on your own practiceGain CPD accreditation points contributing to professional development and revalidation evidence