Editorial advisory board

The Pharmacy in Practice editorial board is in advisory board that has input into the content of this site.

Yousaf Ahmad is Chief Pharmacist for a healthcare organisation in England, and a member of a number of bodies including: UKCPA, RPS, British Pain Society and Commonwealth Pharmacy Association. He has extensive experience in hospital pharmacy and is passionate about pharmacy practice, workforce transformation and the integration of pharmacy teams in all sectors of care.

Bernadette Brown
is owner of Cadham Pharmacy in Glenrothes. She is a leading edge practitioner making use of, and expanding her skills as a pharmacist independent prescriber while running clinics and a multidisciplinary team in her pharmacy.

Nadia Bukhari
 is Senior Teaching Fellow and Pre-registration coordinator at UCL School of Pharmacy, associate non-executive director of London North West University Healthcare NHS Trust, and board member for Royal Pharmaceutical Society Pre-Registration Advisory Group. She is the youngest ever female fellow at the Royal Pharmaceutical Society, and has authored books for the Pharmaceutical Press.


Diane Leicester-Hallam is chief executive of pharmacist charity Pharmacist Support.


Babir Malik is a community pharmacist, teacher practitioner, OTC lead for the Royal Pharmaceutical Society pre-registration teaching course, and Pharmacist Support charity ambassador.

David Thomson
is Lead for Community Pharmacy Development & Governance at NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde and Treasure of the Royal Pharmaceutical Society.

Maree Todd
MSP is a pharmacist and member of the Scottish Parliament for the Highlands and Islands region, Minister for Childcare and Early Years, and a member of the Health and Sport Committee.