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Management Forum Announces Pharmacy in Practice Conference Chair and Science in Pharmacy Conference Chair

Published date: 
20/01/2010

David Pruce former Director of Policy & Communications with The Royal Pharmaceutical Society of Great Britain will chair Management Forum’s Pharmacy in Practice conference and Dr Gillian Hawksworth Senior Lecturer at the University of Huddersfield will chair Management Forum’s Science in Pharmacy conference both to be held in May 2010 at Ascot racecourse.

David Pruce is director at My Consultancy offering strategic advice and planning relating to medicines and pharmacy, healthcare policy development and advice, specific expertise in working with NICE. He was Director of Policy & Communications with The Royal Pharmaceutical Society of Great Britain from July 2008 to December 2009. Leading the society’s public affairs and external communications and research and policy development programmes as well as maintaining and developing the Society’s code of ethics and standards.

Dr Gillian Hawksworth BPharm PhD FRPharmS MCPP has had a long and distinguished career both as a pharmacist, having been  an independent community pharmacist for the last sixteen years, and an advocate for pharmacy issues. Dr Hawksworth was formerly Vice President and President of RPSGB and lead the RPSGB national pilot local practice forum in 2009. She has won many awards and fellowships for her contribution to pharmacy including the Evans Medical clinical pharmacy research fellowship, a Sir Hugh Linstead community pharmacy practice research fellowship, Department of Health Enterprise Scheme Award, Schering Award for outstanding contribution to Pharmacy Practice, the local NHS Champions Award, the RPSGB innovation award 2009. Dr Hawksworth was appointed MBE for services to pharmacy in 2002.

For media enquiries contact Judith Black, Management Forum – Pharmacy project manager.  T: 01483 730071

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