The Centre for Inter-Professional Postgraduate Education and Training (CIPPET)
Welcome to CIPPET
The Centre for Inter-Professional Postgraduate Education and Training (CIPPET) is a centre within the Reading School of Pharmacy at the University of Reading.
One of its objectives is to support the Department of Health aim:
- To secure a flexible, appropriately trained and enthusiastic workforce, equipped to perform current and future tasks within rapidly changing pharmaceutical services in the community and in hospitals. Department of Health 2002: The Pharmacy Workforce in the NHS.
To achieve that aim CIPPET is providing training for new roles such as Prescribing and competency assessment for the advanced community pharmacy services of Medicines Use Review (MUR). Workshops to support Continuing Professional Development (CPD) are planned to meet the needs of local pharmacists.
The Postgraduate Diploma/Masters Programmes will reflect the need for a flexible, modular approach which complements developments in the professional working life.
Our Research agenda will ensure that education, training and practice developments within the profession are evidence based.
CIPPET is located in the Annex of the School of Food Biosciences, building number 47 on the Whiteknights campus map.
Our full address is:
Centre for Inter-Professional Postgraduate Education & Training (CIPPET)
Reading School of Pharmacy
University of Reading
PO Box 226
Reading RG6 6AP