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Mr Andrew Lea

Pharmacy Practice and Undergraduate Senior Tutor

Medway School of Pharmacy


Andrew joined the Medway School of Pharmacy in 2007 as a teacher practitioner and became a full time clinical lecturer in 2009. He is currently a Module Convener for the year 4 module ‘Preparing for Practice’ and is the lead for the Pre-registration Graduate Support Conference and associated study days.

Andrew worked in community pharmacy since qualifying in 1999. He held a number managerial positions within leading community pharmacy chains. During 2006, he was the pharmacy representative on the PEC committee at Ashford PCT. Andrew also provided NHS Pharmacy Services throughout Kent.

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Andrew's research interests centres on supporting future and existing practitioners in four key areas; (i) the interpretation and implementation of supervision in the community pharmacy setting, (ii) the effects of environmental and other stressors on pharmacists' accuracy checking, (iii) how pharmacists implement learning from continuing professional development (CPD) in their daily practice, (iv) maximising the effectiveness of delivery of the undergraduate pharmacy degree programme and pre-registration pharmacist training.

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  • Rodgers R, Dewsbury C, Lea A (2010) FastTrack: Law and Ethics in Pharmacy Practice. 1st Edition, Pharmaceutical Press: London
  • Lea A (2011) Springboard Pre-registration Training Manual. 1st Edition, CMP Media: London
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