Diploma in Pharmaceutical
Medicine Training Programme

A new approach to preparation for the Diploma in Pharmaceutical Medicine

Feedback from previous courses:

“Outstanding – the best overview of this topic I’ve seen in some time”

“Chances to pass have been doubled!”

“Great value for money and time over the weekend”

“The materials provided have surpassed all expectations”

“Nice to have a course that focuses on the
how rather than
the what”

“Excellent - extremely helpful and ready to revise from notes”

“Great – a real
eye-opener having already sat the exam”

“The lights are now switched on”

“Focuses the mind”

“Very empowering, thank you”

“Real gold dust”

“Brilliant out of the
box thinking!”

“Great course please
run it more often”

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DPM 2017

Calendar of Events:


17th-18th February 2017

Drug Safety & Pharmacovigilance


24th-25th  March 2017

Non-Clinical Safety Testing, Clinical Pharmacology & Therapeutics


21st-22nd  April 2017
Medicines Regulation


26th-27th May 2017

Statistics & Data Management


28th May 2017

Critical Appraisal
Skills Workshop


23rd-24th June 2017

Clinical Development & Discovery Medicine


21st-22nd July 2017

Healthcare Marketplace


8th September 2017

MCQ Exam Technique &
Mock Exam Modules


6th-7th October 2017

SAQ & Critical Appraisal Exam Technique &
Mock Exam Modules

Training Programme 2017

Taught by Dr Cathy Baxter and Prof Alan Boyd and fully updated for 2017, this bespoke and modular training programme is exclusively designed to teach the syllabus of Pharmaceutical Medicine and is dedicated to better preparing candidates to sit both part 1 and part 2 of the Diploma in Pharmaceutical Medicine exam.

Features of the 2017 training programme:

  • the syllabus of Pharmaceutical Medicine taught in six two-day modules focused on topics most relevant to the Diploma exam
  • all modules take place on a rolling annual basis and delegates can attend one, several or all modules depending on educational needs
  • attendance can be spread flexibly over one or more years as required
  • an additional three modules are dedicated to coaching in exam technique and include numerous worked examples, model answers and mock exam






17th-18th February 2017

24th-25th March 2017

21st-22nd April 2017

26th-27th May 2017

28th May 2017

23rd-24th June 2017

21st-22nd July 2017

8th September 2017

6th-7th October 2017

Modules and Dates:

Drug Safety

Non-Clinical Safety, Clinical Pharmacology & Therapeutics

Medicines Regulation

Statistics and Data Management

Critical Appraisal Skills Workshop

Clinical Development & Discovery Medicine

Healthcare Marketplace

MCQ Exam Technique & Mock Exam

SAQ & Critical Appraisal Exam Technique & Mock Exam


CPD Points have been awarded by the Faculty of Pharmaceutical Medicine


Who should attend?

  • anyone who wishes to prepare for the Diploma in Pharmaceutical Medicine
  • anyone enrolled in PMST who has yet to take the Diploma exam
  • anyone who has deferred taking the Diploma exam after attending other courses
  • anyone who has taken the Diploma exam previously and requires refresher training
  • anyone wishing to improve their knowledge in a specific module or modules
  • anyone requiring the flexibility of a modular training programme
  • anyone preferring a focused, strategic approach to training and exam preparation

Venue: The Bull, Oxford Road, Gerrards Cross, Bucks SL9 7PA (www.sarova-bullhotel.com).

Duration: 1-2 days per module.

Course Fees: £1,350 per two-day module; £696 per one-day module. A 2.5% surcharge will be applied if paying by credit/debit card. Fees include course materials, lunch, refreshments and VAT, but do not include accommodationBookings should be made at 28 days in advance of the advertised course dates. Preferential corporate rates have been negotiated for delegates wishing to stay at The Bull hotel (subject to room availability). Reservations can be made by contacting The Bull on +44 (0) 1753 885995 quoting ‘BaxterBoyd’.

Bookings & Further Information: To reserve a place on any of these modules or for further information, please contact BaxterBoyd on +44 (0)1270 270010, or email BaxterBoyd at enquiries@baxterboyd.com.