Lead Respiratory/ Severe Asthma Pharmacist, Wythenshawe Hospital
Lynn has work as a respiratory pharmacist for 10 years, firstly in paediatrics and now in adult severe asthma. She works within the North West Severe Asthma Network, the first and largest network for severe asthma. Within this role she co-ordinates the approval of biologic therapies across the network and assesses new patients referred to the network hub at Wythenshawe hospital, Manchester. An essential part of her role involves assessing patient’s adherence to inhaled therapies to ensure optimal asthma control. She is a pharmacist committee member of the Severe Asthma Nurses Network and has recently been involved in developing an education programme on asthma with the Centre for Pharmacy Postgraduate Education.