Qualified as a pharmacist in 1989 after completing pre-registration year with Boots the Chemist and initially worked in community pharmacy before moving to hospital pharmacy in 1993.
Gained a Master of Medical Sciences degree in Clinical Oncology from Birmingham University in 1996 and became a supplementary prescriber in 2004.
Specialised as an oncology pharmacist for 17 years working most recently at Glan Clwyd Hospital in North Wales. In addition was an accredited tutor for the Cardiff Postgraduate Diploma in Clinical Pharmacy and was a pre-registration tutor.
Moved to current post in November 2012 which includes a one day per week practice day at Walsall Manor Hospital.
Starting PhD relating to hypersensitivity reactions to docteaxel.
Contributor to Clinical Pharmacy Pocket Companion. Wright J, Gray AH, Goodey V. Pharmaceutical Press 2006
Stability of Hospira filgrastim following changes to thermal and photic storage conditions. Eur J Hosp Pharm Practice 2011; 17(5): 49 – 56
Fixed dose versus patient specific dosing of anticancer agents. Hosp Pharm Eur 2010; No. 50: 59 – 61