Johnathan Laird

Johnathan Laird MPharm (Hons) MRPharmS

Scottish Pharmacy Board

Johnathan is a community pharmacy manager working in rural Aberdeenshire. He has been qualified for ten years and is an independent prescriber. Johnathan has an interest in managing patients with asthma. He currently manages asthma patients in his local GP practice and is working towards managing this caseload of patients within the community pharmacy setting.

Future read/write access to the patient records, increased autonomy for pharmacists and promotion of the important emerging role of community pharmacy independent prescribers are topics of interest. Johnathan co-edits the pharmacy magazine website in Scotland called

Johnathan is married to Holly and they have two kids, Ruairi and Aoife. He also enjoys sailing and when time allows enjoys touring on his motorbike. 

Declaration of interests

Date of Declaration: March 2016

Current Occupation: Pharmacy store manager, Boots, Turriff

Year of registration: 2009

Offices for which board member is remunerated: Nothing to declare

Other paid activity: Nothing to declare

Sponsorship: Nothing to declare

Unpaid memberships: Nothing to declare

Family interests: Nothing to declare

Beneficial interests in shareholdings: Nothing to declare