Primary Care Expert Advisory Group
Jen is Lead Clinical Pharmacist for South East Oxford Health Alliance (SEOxHA) Primary Care Network (PCN) and the PCN Clinical Lead Pharmacist for Oxfordshire CCG. Prior to undertaking this role she was Lead Clinical Pharmacist for the GP federation of in Oxford City, managing a team that covered nine practices, whilst also working clinically.
Jen graduated from The University of Nottingham, and qualified as a pharmacist after a pre-registration year at Oxford University Hospitals (OUH). She undertook a role as a Resident Pharmacist at OUH, while completing a Masters In Clinical Pharmacy from the University of Cardiff.
After qualifying as an independent prescriber and over eight years in secondary care Jen decided to take on the challenge and moved to a new role that was part of the Pharmacists in General Practice Pilot with four practices in Aylesbury. Recently she has established a new pharmacy team and service within the SEOxHA PCN, while working clinically to provide a service to each of its four practices, and forging better links with the community, hospital and clinical commissioning pharmacy teams in her link role with the CCG.
She has particular interests in patient safety, quality improvement, pain, anticoagulation and frailty.