Position applied for: Clinical Pharmacist
Skype ID: wajamin
Date of Birth 4th August 1975
Both a Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Chemistry graduate with a good academic record and good interpersonal skills. Married with four children and a non-smoker in excellent health. Looking to join a progressive, forward thinking company in the pharmaceutical health care sector.
Skills / Abilities
Working with and without supervision
Working under pressure
Fluent verbal Punjabi / Urdu
Good level of Arabic language
Regularly raise money for charities
Successfully organized a trip to Murree (Pakistan) holiday resort in July 2018 consisting of Family and Friends
Student welfare adviser
Captained a five a side football team at University
Publicity officer of the University Pharmacy Society from 1999 to 2001
Naufar Wellness Centre, Doha, Qatar Oct. 2016 to Date
Acting Head of Pharmacy & Laboratory – Clinical Pharmacist
Working closely with Medical and Nursing staff to ensure clients receive safe therapeutic treatment informed by best practice.
Managing the formulary, inventory system and procurement.
To assess, plan, and implement medication assisted treatment.
Checking prescriptions to ensure that there are no errors and that they are appropriate and safe for the individual client. Ensuring medicines are stored appropriately and securely. Ensuring controlled drugs are handled and dispensed safely
Responsible for updating the Pharmacy policies annually and for writing the Medicines Reconciliation policy.
Responsible for leading Naufar Pharmacy to obtain a 3 year CARF accreditation (Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities)
I am the chairperson for the Medicines Optimisation Sub Committee which consists of Physicians and Nursing Leads as committee members overseeing the following:
oConsider and advise on how to promote the safe, rational, effective and economic use of drugs.
oFormulation of guidance / policies for use of drugs.
oCompile a Medicines Formulary
oDiscuss and recommend additions, deletion or changes to the Formulary.
oAdvise on and monitor the use of high cost drugs.
oMonitor drug expenditure.
oMonitor medicine use and adherence to agreed measure of rational and cost effective prescribing.
Independent Practitioner (locum), Greater Manchester Oct.2003 to Oct.2016
P/T Locum Community Pharmacist
Conducting Medicines Use Reviews and Prescription Intervention Service to help patients to manage their medicines more effectively and safely
OTC advice, medical interventions & liaising with GPs
Checking dispensed items and dosette boxes for patients to aid compliance
Procurement, supply and recording of controlled drugs and methadone supervision.
Prestwich Mental Health Trust, Manchester Nov. 2004 to Oct. 2016
P/T Band 7 (Grade C) NHS Clinical Pharmacist
Clinically and accurately checking dispensed items
Daily ward visits to check on usage of patients’ medications and to order medication if newly prescribed by the Consultants thus ensuring no drug interactions
Undertaking medicines reconciliation via medication history of new admissions according to NICE guidelines
Taking part in weekly ward rounds and routinely liaising with medical staff such as Consultants, SHOs, Ward Nurses answering queries or making them aware of any clinical interventions and also ratifying SOPs.
Also, we are heavily involved with initiating Clozaril (clozapine) for patients whom are diagnosed with treatment resistant schizophrenia.
Peter Buckley Ltd, Wigan, Lancs Jan. 2004 to Jan. 2005
P/T Community Pharmacist/ Manager
OTC advice, dispensing, labeling and checking dispensed items, dispensing extemporaneous preparations
counseling patients on precautions and use of medicines
medical interventions & liaising with GPs
procurement, supply and recording of controlled drugs.
Resolving staff disputes and grievances if any.
Safeway Pharmacy, Stratford-Upon-Avon Aug. 2002 to Aug. 2003
Checking the daily order to be put away
Supervision of methadone & buprenorphine users and needle exchange
liaising with the Controlled Drugs Team and with the GPs regarding incomplete or ambiguous prescriptions
Measuring patients’ legs to order the correct size of support stockings.
The Link, Bury Oct. 1997 to Aug. 1998
Retail sale of telecommunication equipment. Work involved customer advice, service and care.
Boots Logistics, Heywood, Lancs Oct. 1996 to July 1997
Stock Replenisher / Order Picker
Work involved preparing customer orders for dispatch, sorting and distributing goods inward.
Education and Training
Member of the General Pharmaceutical October 2003 to date
Member of the Qatar Council for Healthcare October 2016 to date
University of Keele June 2019
Attained PG Diploma in Clinical Pharmacy Practice
Modules studied: Cardiovascular Disease, Mental Health, Endocrine Disease, Bone & Joint Disease, Hepatic Disease, Gastrointestinal Disease
University of Sunderland 1998 to 2002
Achieved MPharm in Pharmacy 2(i)
University of Coventry 1993 to 1996
Achieved BSc (Hons) in Pharmaceutical Chemistry 2(ii)
Peel College, Bury 1991 to 1993
Achieved ‘A’ levels in Chemistry, Mathematics and Biology
Broad Oak High School, Bury 1986 to 1991
Achieved 8 GCSE passes including grades A to C in the following subjects:
Mathematics (B), Science Dual Award (B, B), German (C), English Language (C)
I am honest, reliable & a hardworking person. I possess a wide range of transferable skills. I am eager to learn and further develop my skills and knowledge given the opportunity.
I hold a full U.K. and Qatari Driving License
Hobbies and Interests
I like to keep fit, play football & cricket, eat out and socialize. I am currently learning to speak Arabic as I have an interest in both the language and the culture.
Available on request.