Katie Greenwood

Mrs Katie Jane Greenwood

Senior Lecturer In Pharmacy Practice

School of Pharmacy and Biomedical Sciences

Maudland Building MB026

+44 (0) 1772 89 5815

Subject Areas: Pharmacy and Pharmacology

Katie Greenwood has been Pharmacist for over 30 years and has experience in Community Pharmacy, Hospital Pharmacy, Healthcare Regulation and Academia.  She has worked in academia since 2008. In addition to her full time role here at the University she is employed by the Care Quality Commission as a Specialist Pharmacist Advisor, providing pharmacy support during the inspection of Health and Social care establishments.  Her research interests include inter-professional education and the recognition of the role of the Pharmacist.

Full Profile


  • BSc (Hons) Pharmacy 2:1, Manchester University 1984
  • Prescribing Support in Primary Care Certificate, Keele University-2002
  • PG Cert Teaching and Learning in HE -2010

Brief Career history

  • 2014-2017 Senior Lecturer in Pharmacy Practice ; University of Huddersfield
  • 2008-2014 Lecturer in Pharmacy Practice; University of Central Lancashire.
  • 2004-2008 Senior Assessment Manager-Pharmacist, Healthcare Commission
  • 2002-2004 Pharmacist Inspector, National Care Standards Commission
  • 2000-2002 Clinical Pharmacist, Burnley General Hospital, Burnley
  • 1989-2000 Locum pharmacist, retail, self- employed
  • 1987-1989 Assistant Manager, Nelson Health Centre Pharmacy
  • 1987-1989 Relief Manager/Pharmacist, Boots the chemist Various North West
  • 1985-1986 Pharmacist, Boots the Chemist, Burnley
  • 1984-1985 Boots The Chemist Oldham, Pre-reg Pharmacist


Becket G. Wilson S., Greenwood K., Urmston A., Involving patients and the public in the delivery of pharmacy education. Pharmaceutical Journal, 00 Month 2014 (vol 292). Pharmaceutucal Press. London

Inter Professional Education: An evaluation of a joint learning experience for podiatry and pharmacy students.  Elizabeth Horncastle and Katie Greenwood In: Manchester Pharmacy Education Conference; 29 Jun 2015-29 Jun 2015; Manchester University. Manchester, U.K: University of Manchester Library; 2015

Bain, A, Batt, S, Darvill, A and Greenwood, K, (2016) "The design and evaluation of an inter-professional education (IPE) intervention for pharmacy and nursing students using clinical scenarios."  Interprofessional Education and Practice Conference (abstract nr 1) Cardiff, UK: Cardiff University

Greenwood Katie, Horncastle Elizabeth and Stephenson, John (2016) Interprofessional Education: An evaluation of a joint learning workshop for podiatry and pharmacy students. British Journal of Pharmacy, 1 (1). ISSN 2058-8356 Official URL:

Teaching Activities

Module Leader Clinical Pharmacy 2 MSc. Deputy module leader PJ4001. Pharmacy Practice, Law and Ethics, Professional Practice, Veterinary Pharmacy, Inter-professional learning.


  • Pharmacist GPhC number 2030847
  • Pharmaceutical Society- member and faculty member
  • Fellow of the Higher Education Academy.
  • RPSWY- Member


  • Inter-professional Education
  • Pharmacy Practice
  • Patient and Public- engagement in teaching
  • The recognition of the role of the Pharmacist.


  • Manchester Pharmacy Education Conference.
  • Inter-professional Education and Practice Conference.