Jennifer Laskey appointed as Scotland’s first consultant pharmacist

NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde has appointed Jennifer Laskey as Scotland’s first consultant pharmacist, marking a significant step forward for pharmacy
profession in the country.

Laskey’s new role involves providing support to the West of Scotland Cancer Network, where she will play a pivotal role in enhancing healthcare outcomes.
Her appointment underscores the commitment of NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde to improving patient care and highlights the growing importance of pharmacist-led
initiatives in Scotland’s healthcare landscape.

Laskey, a pharmacist from Scotland, will extend her expertise to bolster the West of Scotland Cancer Network, aiming to enhance outcomes and survival rates
across various healthcare settings.

As part of recruitment to become a consultant pharmacist, Laskey obtained credentials from the RPS serving in an accredited consultant post ensuring
standardisation across the UK for patients and the system.