VALNEVA UK Limited has appointed a new Pharmacy ServiceDevelopment Manager as part of the ongoing expansion of the company’s experienced multi-disciplinary team. Fiona Caplan-Dean, formerly Commercial Services Manager for Rowlands Pharmacy, will introduce travel health services into pharmacies across the UK as part of the Valneva in Partnership (VIP) programme.
VIP is a programme of tools, assets and resources designed to support pharmacies in offering travel health services in the UK.
Fiona has over 25 years’ experience in pharmacy, including 10 years of developing and launching successful pharmacy services. Most recently, she introduced the Rowlands Pharmacy flu jab service, and rolled-out travel vaccination and anti-malarial services across 500 pharmacies.
Graham Thoms, Head of Commercial Operations UK, Ireland & Southern Europe, Valneva UK, said: “We’re delighted to be welcoming Fiona at an exciting time for Valneva and a pivotal period for travel health service provision in the UK.
“As one of the most talented pharmacy services professionals in the UK, Fiona’s drive and extensive experience will be invaluable in ensuring the VIP programme successfully delivers on providing greater access to comprehensive health services that travellers desperately need, by working with pharmacies to expand their range of services.”