Conducting research within the workforce
OWH – Career Routes
David is currently working towards a NIHR funded PhD for which he works with colleagues across the University of Bradford and Leeds, within the Yorkshire and Humber Patient Safety Translational Research Centre. He has a background in pharmacy, after completing a postgraduate diploma and non-medical prescribing training he then ventured into General Practice. While working in General Practice he developed an interest in managing and optimising medicines in the elderly. David’s research aims to help inform the future design of a clinical decision support tools so that General Practices are able to identify patients who may be at risk from their medicines and identify which patients are in need of a targeted medication review.