Richard is the pharmaceutical adviser for OpenPrescribing at the EBM DataLab. He has worked as a pharmaceutical adviser for the NHS for 15 years, and is currently also the Head of Medicines Optimisation for Northern, Eastern and Western Devon CCG. He has a BSc in Pharmacy from the University of Portsmouth, and an MSc in Health Informatics from Swansea University, where his dissertation centred on the validity of prescribing denominators. He also spends his time applying medicines optimisation principles to improving pathology services in the NHS.
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