Katie Blair

Academic qualifications and date awarded

Master of Pharmacy (2011), MPSNI (2012), PGCert Community Pharmacy (2015), MSc Health Promotion and Public Health

Professional experience

Katie graduated from Queens University Belfast in 2011 and registered as a pharmacist with the Pharmaceutical Society NI in 2012. Her experience covers many areas, including technology, but she has been predominantly based in community pharmacy, completing a PGcert in community pharmacy in 2015. Katie recently graduated in MSc Health Promotion and Public Health. This is an area that she is passionate about. Through her role as Health Plus Pharmacy Facilitator for HSCB, she knows that Pharmacy can play a big role in raising awareness in public health and can help support communities to address their health needs. Within this role, she works with multiple community and voluntary organisations as well as other healthcare professionals and pharmacy representative bodies.