Journal of Medicines Optimisation - Sep 2021

Journal of Medicines Optimisation Editorial Board Dr Liz Breen, Supply Chain Advisor Reader in Health Service Operations, University of Bradford School of Pharmacy and Medical Sciences Alison Cockburn, Diabetes Clinical Advisor Lead Antimicrobial Pharmacist/Lead Diabetes Cardiovascular Risk Pharmacist, NHS Lothian Hetal Dhruve, Respiratory Clinical Advisor Clinical Research Pharmacist, Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust, Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust, Clinical Co-Lead for Respiratory, City and Hackney CCG Dr Graham Duce, Medical Advisor Clinical Commisioning Group GP Clinical and Prescribing Lead, NHS Cheshire CCG, GP Partner, Park Green Surgery, Wilmslow Dr Glenda Fleming, Northern Ireland Deputy Director, Medicines Optimisation Innovation Centre, Northern Health and Social Care Trust Penny Franklin, Nurse Advisor Associate Professor (Senior Lecturer) in Health Studies (Prescribing), School of Nursing and Midwifery (Faculty of Health and Human Sciences), Plymouth University Ben Hannan, Scotland Chief Pharmacist, NHS Fife Rachel Howatson, CVS Clinical Advisor Senior Cardiovascular Disease Pharmacist, South East London ICS Chris Howland-Harris, ICS and PCN Advisors Medicines Optimisation Pharmacist, Pharmaceutical Advisor & Independent Prescriber, Bristol Mahesh Mistry, ICS and PCN Advisor s Deputy Director Clinical Services, NHS Arden and Greater East Midlands Commissioning Support Unit Lelly Oboh, Older People Clinical Advisor Consultant Pharmacist - Care of Older People, Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust; Community Health Services and NHS Specialist Pharmacy Services Mikin Patel, Gastroentology Clinical Advisor Lead Pharmacist - Gastroenterology, Imperial NHS Trust Dr Natasha H Patel, Medical Advisor Consultant Diabetologist, Guys and St Thomas’ Hospital London and Vice-Chair, South East London Diabetes Medicines Working Group Graham Prestwich, Patient Advisor Lay member - Patient and Public Involvement, NHS Leeds North Clinical Commissioning Group Dr Nicholas (Nik) Reid, Antimicrobial Advisor All Wales Consultant Antimicrobial Pharmacist, Public Health Wales Kandarp Thakkar, ICS and PCN Advisors Interim Director of Pharmacy & Medicines Optimisation (Chief Pharmacist), University Hospitals Plymouth John Vaughan, ICS and PCN Advisors Senior Commissioning Pharmacist, East Lancashire CCG Judith Vincent, Wales Director of Pharmacy and Medicines Management/Controlled Drug Accountable Officer, Abertawe Bro Morgannwg University Health Board Andrew Walker, Oncology Clinical Advisor Senior Pharmacist - Haematology/Oncology, Mid-Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust Paula Wilkinson, ICS and PCN Advisors Chief Pharmacist, Mid Essex Clinical Commissioning Group Editorial Staff Editor-in-Chief Graham Brack Correspondence Editor Jane Brown Digital Media Consultant Wasim Baqir Advertising Editor Jo Griffiths Journal of Medicines Optimisation • Volume 7 • Issue 3 • September 2021