Louise Grech

University of Malta, Malta
Lecture Title: 
"Clinical Pharmacy: merging theory into practise”

Louise Grech graduated as a pharmacist in 2002 from the University of Malta and started working as a hospital pharmacist at Malta’s only acute general hospital. In 2004 she was appointed a clinical pharmacist and underwent training at the Western General Hospital in Edinburgh and at the Southern General Hospital, in Glasgow. Dr. Grech obtained her M. Phil degree at the University of Strathclyde in 2007 and went on to obtain her Ph.D degree at the University of Malta on design and evaluation of pharmaceutical care models in rheumatology conditions in 2015. She is also a lecturer within the Faculty of Medicine and Surgery at the University of Malta, involved in teaching clinical pharmacy aspects. She is the clinical supervisor of a number of undergraduate and postgraduate students mainly in the area of clinical pharmacy and pharmaceutical care. Her work has been published in a number of conferences and she is the co-editor of the book entitled: Pharmaeutical Care Issues of Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis: from hospital to community.