Paediatric Oncology Training

GCPHARM for life

Course Overview

The Ghana College of Pharmacists introduced the “Pharm Africa Basic Oncology Pharmacy Training Program” to train Specialist Pharmacists in pediatric oncology in Ghana, as well as accept residents from other African countries in the future. This is to help Pharmacists in Ghana and across Africa acquire the relevant knowledge and skills to manage cases of pediatric oncology in the region.

This training is intended to practically equip Pharmacists with requisite skills to participate in providing pharmaceutical care to patients receiving chemotherapy as part of the multi-modal approach to the treatment of cancers. The programme will take place at the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital in Accra, Ghana.

Course Objectives

After completing this two-month training course, the trainee shall be able to:

Course Description

Topics to be treated include:

Admission process

We have a simple admission process

Two months

The basic requirements for entry into this training programme are as follows:

  1. A Bachelor of Pharmacy or Doctor of Pharmacy degree from an accredited institution.
  2. A registered pharmacist in good standing with the pharmacists’ regulator in one’s country of practice.

Tuition –  USD 1,000.00

All expenses including accommodation, food and transportation will be borne by the resident. Residents who may require assistance finding accommodation can contact the College via email

Based on the initial assessment of your documents shortlisted candidates will be contacted by the secretariat.

Please Click here to apply.

Tel: +233-(0)302246705


Mrs Akosua Agyei on 0200327605   


Governing Act

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Registration Form

Click here to apply to our paediatric Oncology Training program


View some photos from previous cohorts of  the paediatric oncology training 



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