School of Pharmacy and Biomedical Sciences
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Subject Areas: Pharmacy and Pharmacology
Laura is a teacher practitioner at UCLan 2 days a week covering both undergraduate and postgraduate qualifications within the School of Pharmacy. Laura is also a Senior Clinical Pharmacist – Education & Training and Audit at University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust 3 days a week.
Laura has worked as a hospital pharmacist for the past 7 years and at UCLan as a teacher practitioner since 2014.
Laura’s role at University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust involves undertaking clinical pharmacist duties on a wide variety of medical and surgical wards. She is the departmental lead for the undertaking and maintenance of vital audit work including prescribing standards and antimicrobial adherence. In her education role within pharmacy she is the pre-registration tutor lead, a diploma tutor, provides support for newly qualified pharmacists, and supervises university student placements as well as pharmacy summer students. In addition, Laura is involved with postgraduate medical education and non-medical prescribers.
In her role at UCLan, Laura is part of the teaching team for the pharmacy degree primarily at third and fourth year level. She also teaches on the postgraduate diploma and is part of the course team.
Teaching activities and responsibilities
UCLan Teaching and Learning Conference 2017 poster ‘Developing a new module to meet professional standards for postgraduate pharmacy students’
BPSA online article ‘Summer Placements and Opportunities’ September 2016: http://www.bpsa.co.uk/summer-placements-and-opportunities