Fawz Farhan is a pharmacist, journalist, medical writer and a training and education consultant at Mediapharm. She is currently undergoing a Masters in Nutritional Medicine at the University of Surrey.
The competency framework for prescribers was updated in July 2016 with the aim of making it a more comprehensive and rationalised document, one that is relevant to all prescribers.
Healthcare professionals, including pharmacists, are failing to give patients evidence-based dietary advice that could improve their health because they lack the training to do so, a conference has heard.
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‘Food. The Forgotten Medicine’ was a conference convened by the College of Medicine last month. Here, Fawz Farhan, who attended the conference, discusses the importance of nutrition in disease.