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Education & Development Group

The UKCPA Education & Development Committee supports and promotes education and development skills within all pharmacy practitioners.

Karen Gunnell


Senior Lecturer in Pharmacy Practice,

Keele University

Sumayya Kasuji

Membership Lead

Lead Pharmacist for Education and Training (Secondary care)

Aneurin Bevan Healthboard

Kiran Channa

Membership Lead

Associate Director of Pharmacy Clinical Services

University Hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire

Dr Lizzie Mills, FFRPS

Education Lead

Associate Professor

University College London

Rebecca Chamberlain

Standards & Consultations Lead

Education and training pharmacy technician, ProPharmace
Education officer, Health Education and Improvement Wales (HEIW)

Reference Group

Vicky Simcock

Advanced Clinical Lead Pharmacist, Workforce Development

Royal Stoke University Hospital

RPS Accredited Training Provider

The UKCPA Education & Development Group supports education and development skills within all pharmacy practitioners



Activity highlights

The UKCPA Education & Development Committee delivers learning events on a variety of educational topics such as mentoring, coaching, support for pre-registration tutors, and Foundation and Faculty Programme support.

Get involved

We are currently looking for:

  • Speakers and tutors for learning events, including conference workshops, masterclasses and webinars, in the area of developing oneself and others


If you would like to know more about the Education & Development Committee, or would like to get involved in their activities, please contact the Chair, Karen Gunnell, on

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