Chief Pharmacist and Director of Medicines, NHS Frimley | Frimley Health and Care ICS
Yousaf Ahmad is currently the Director of Medicines Optimisation and Integrated Care System (ICS) Chief Pharmacist at NHS Frimley ICS. Yousaf has extensive experience within secondary care, having worked primarily in large acute health boards in Scotland and in the Middle East. He has represented pharmacy at a national level through committee memberships and chairships with UK Clinical Pharmacy Association (UKCPA) and the Royal Pharmaceutical Society bodies. Yousaf also holds several Non-executive and Board roles at various institutions including a digital health care company and a number of peer-reviewed research houses. Yousaf has worked in Pharmacy and the wider pharmaceutical industry for over 20 years. Yousaf holds a number of postgraduates and undergraduates’ degrees in Pharmacy and Clinical Pharmacy and Healthcare Leadership. Yousaf has presented in over a hundred national and international conferences over a range of topics from pharmacy practice, leadership, and specialist clinical areas. He continues to be the keynote presenter at seminars and events that discuss the most up-to-date clinical practice with industry leaders. Yousaf is a fellow of the Royal Pharmaceutical Society and he has written several research papers, with a notable writing accolade in a pharmaceutical encyclopedia that was commissioned by Elsevier. He is also currently a member of the governing Council at the General Pharmaceutical Council.
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