Journal of Medicines Optimisation - Sep 2019

Clinical Editorial Group ENGLAND SPECIALTIES CVS Clinical Advisor Helen Williams, Consultant Pharmacist for Cardiovascular disease - hosted by NHS Southwark Clinical Commissioning Group; Clinical Associate for Cardiovascular Disease, Southwark Clinical Commissioning Group; Clinical Network Lead for Cardiovascular Disease, Lambeth Clinical Commissioning Group Respiratory Clinical Advisor Dr Toby Capstick, Lead Respiratory Pharmacist, Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust Mental Health Clinical Advisor Anthony Young, Specialist Mental Health Pharmacist, Lead Pharmacist - Research and Workforce Development, Northumberland Tyne and Wear NHS Foundation Trust Diabetes Clinical Advisor Philip Newland-Jones, Consultant Pharmacist, Diabetes and Endocrinology, University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust Older People Clinical Advisor Lelly Oboh, Consultant Pharmacist - Care of Older People, Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust, Community Health Services and NHS Specialist Pharmacy Services Antimicrobial Clinical Advisor Tejal Vaghela, Pharmacy Team Leader - Antimicrobials, West Hertfordshire Hospitals NHS Trust Gastroenterology Clinical Advisor Archna Parmar, Specialist Gastroenterology Pharmacist, Digestive Diseases Centre, Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals (BSUH) NHS Trust Digital Technology Advisor Ann Slee, ePrescribing Lead, Digital Technology, Patients and Information, NHS England; Honorary Research Fellow, University of Edinburgh and Birmingham Supply Chain Advisor Dr Liz Breen, Reader in Health Service Operations, University of Bradford School of Pharmacy and Medical Sciences ORGANISATIONS Clinical Commissioning Group Advisors Sanjay Desai, Associate Director of Medicines Optimisation, NHS Berkshire West Clinical Commissioning Group Paula Wilkinson, Chief Pharmacist, Mid Essex Clinical Commissioning Group Mahesh Mistry, Head of Medicines Optimisation: High Cost Drugs; Specialist Medicines Pharmacist: NHS England, NHS Arden and Greater East Midlands Commissioning Support Unit Ginny Ward, Locality Lead Pharmacist for West New Forest and Mid Hampshire areas, NHS West Hampshire Clinical Commissioning Group Community Pharmacy Advisor Jonathan Campbell, Associate Director of Pharmacy (Medicines Governance), North Bristol NHS Trust Secondary Care: Medicines Optimisation Advisor Kandarp Thakkar, Chief Pharmacist, Kings College Hospital, London Liz Wagichiengo, Senior Clinical Pharmacist, London Bridge Hospital, HCA Healthcare UK Medical Advisors Dr Natasha H Patel FRCP, Consultant Diabetologist Dr Helen Burgess, Chair, Greater Manchester Medicines Management Group (GMMMG); GP Medicines Optimisation Lead, NHS South Manchester Clinical Commissioning Group Patient Advisor Graham Prestwich, Lay Member - Patient and Public Involvement, NHS Leeds North Clinical Commissioning Group SCOTLAND Dr Richard Lowrie, Lead Pharmacist Research and Development; Honorary Senior Researcher: University of Glasgow; University of Strathclyde; Clinical Pharmacist Homelessness Health Service; Pharmacy and Prescribing Support Unit, NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde NORTHERN IRELAND Dr Glenda Fleming, Deputy Director, Medicines Optimisation and Innovation Centre (MOIC), Northern Health and Social Care Trust WALES Sian Evans, Consultant in Pharmaceutical Public Health, Public Health Wales, Wales Editorial Staff Editor-in-Chief Alex Bower Web Editor Graham Brack Correspondence Editor Jane Brown Digital Media Consultant Wasim Baqir Poster Editor Graham Brack Advertising Editor Jo Griffiths Senior Editorial Assistant Katie Fraser Published by Pharman Limited PO Box 2378, 39 Ridgeway Road, Salisbury, SP2 2PH Tel: 01371 874478 Homepage: Email: [email protected]