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Dan White, a consultant clinical psychotherapist (left) with Adam Hamilton, a medicines management technician

A day in the life of a consultant clinical psychotherapist Subscription

24 FEB 2020By

Dan White combines cognitive behavioural therapy and clinical pharmacy to train colleagues and help patients with mental health conditions.

Stephanie Ghartey with a colleague

A day in the life of a pharmacist advanced clinical practitioner Subscription

17 FEB 2020By

Delivering bad news to patients and their families is a part of Stephanie Ghartey’s role that she finds particularly difficult.

Andrew Rowlands, a lead nutrition pharmacist at Wirral University Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

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10 FEB 2020By

Clinical nutrition is an area of nutrition that requires pharmacists to work closely with the clinical team, rather than focusing solely on compounding.

A pharmacise working at a Regional Medicines Information Centre

A day in the life of a pharmacist at a regional medicines information centreSubscription

16 DEC 2019By

The nature of enquiries Daniel Hill receives as a medicines information and prescribing support pharmacist are vast and challenging.

Jaidev Mehta, a pharmacy business intelligence manager for NHS England and NHS Improvement

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18 NOV 2019By

Jaidev Mehta details a typical day as a pharmacy business intelligence manager, analysing medicines utilisation data to reduce variation in the provider sector.

Ana Armstrong

A day in the life of a community-based pharmacist supporting older patients at home Subscription

11 NOV 2019By

Former hospital pharmacist Ana Armstrong would often find herself worrying about her older patients after discharge; so she decided to move sectors and help bridge care between hospital and home.

Callum Brown

A day in the life of a quality improvement championSubscription

21 OCT 2019By

Callum Brown details a typical day improving the quality of care at a large NHS trust.

Gemma Fromage

A day in the life of a pharmacist working in aestheticsSubscription

19 AUG 2019By

Gemma Fromage explains why she decided to become a prescribing pharmacist and aesthetic practitioner, as well as what her role entails.

David Gerrard is an advanced pharmacist practitioner at Northumberland Tyne Wear NHS Foundation Trust

A day caring for vulnerable people with learning disabilitiesSubscription

22 JUL 2019By

David Gerrard details a typical day as a pharmacist independent prescriber working as part of a community learning disability treatment team.

Mosan Ashraf, homecare medicines lead at University Hospitals of Derby and Burton NHS Foundation Trust

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18 JUN 2019By

Mosan Ashraf details a typical day as lead pharmacist for homecare medicines at a foundation trust.

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A day on the streets treating patients experiencing homelessnessSubscription

10 JUN 2019By

Lauren Gibson details a typical day working as part of a pharmacy-led, homeless health outreach service.

Katherine Watkinson and Graham Parsons

A day in the life of a pharmacist at a drug and alcohol serviceSubscription

20 MAY 2019By

Chief pharmacist Graham Parsons details a typical day working for the leading social enterprise, Turning Point, which supports clients with learning disabilities, mental health, and drug and alcohol problems.

Asha Fowells

A day in the life of a school drugs educatorSubscription

8 APR 2019By

Pharmacist Asha Fowells describes a typical day in her role as a drugs educator for a charity.

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A day in the life of a pharmaceutical patent attorneySubscription

25 MAR 2019By

Bal Matharu details a typical day at intellectual property firm HGF Ltd.

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A day in the life of a head of pharmacovigilance Subscription

12 MAR 2019By

Deji Alli details a typical day as head of pharmacovigilance and Responsible Person for the largest clinical homecare provider in the UK.

Rajesh Jethwa, medication safety officer at Mid Essex Hospital Services NHS Trust

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28 JAN 2019By

Rajesh Jethwa details a typical day at Mid Essex Hospital NHS Trust as a medication safety officer.

Chris Maguire

A day in the life of an industry marketing managerSubscription

14 JAN 2019By

Pharmacist Chris Maguire details a typical day as a marketing manager for a medical technology company.

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A day in the life of an industry preregistration pharmacist

27 NOV 2018By

Aisha Ahmed details a typical working day for a preregistration trainee pharmacist at GSK.

Sara Sawieres

A day in the life of a liver intensive therapy unit pharmacistSubscription

29 OCT 2018By

Sara Sawieres details a typical day as lead pharmacist for the liver intensive therapy unit at King’s College Hospital.

Helen Pinney

A day in the life of a senior primary care pharmacy technicianSubscription

15 OCT 2018By

Helen Pinney details a typical day as a senior primary care pharmacy technician.

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