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Kate Fletcher | Head of Pharmacy, UoRM

kate fletcherKate studied Pharmacy at the University of Nottingham, graduating in 1994, and completed her pre-registration training at King's College Hospital, London, joining the register as a pharmacist in 1995. She gained a Postgraduate Diploma in Pharmacy Practice in 1999 and has worked in a number of clinical specialities over her 20 years as an NHS hospital pharmacist, including neurosurgery, intensive care, care of the elderly and general and specialist surgery.

Having developed a particular interest in teaching and training, Kate was a pre-registration pharmacist tutor and postgraduate diploma tutor for eight years.

In 2005, she joined the University of Reading School of Pharmacy as its first Teacher Practitioner and was instrumental in developing the first MPharm programme at the School.

Kate became a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy in 2008 and in the same year was co-author of a text book entitled Foundation in Pharmacy Practice (published by the Pharmaceutical Press).

Moving into academia full time in 2015, Kate became a Lecturer in Pharmacy, and relocated to Malaysia to join the Pharmacy team at UoRM, where current roles in the School include Admissions Tutor and Lead for Interprofessional Education & Experiential Learning.


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Speciality areas

Clinical pharmacy
Pharmacist training
Pharmacy practice

Highest qualification and awarding body

Postgraduate Diploma in Pharmacy Practice,
University of London

UoRM programmes taught/supervised

MPharm 2+2

Research interests

Pharmacy education
Interprofessional education
Technology-enhanced learning

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