As a newly qualified pharmacist, it may be difficult to know what career pathway you want to explore. The industry is varied and there are multiple roles you may want to try before settling on your desired career.

Whether you choose to locum with us or find a permanent role, we have gathered together industry experts to help you decide. Join us on the 27th of July at 7 pm for an exciting round table discussion about everything you need to know about pharmacy careers. From getting started, career progression to discovering what type of pharmacy career is best for you.

Learn from the experts

We have brought together an excellent panel of industry experts to share with you their career journeys. These pharmacy professionals have experience in community and hospital pharmacy along with other exciting alternatives within the pharmacy field. We’ve recently announced our industry experts as Yasir Sacranie, Thorrun Govind and Sarina Mughal. You can find out more about our panel by reading below.

Speaker 1: Yasir Sacranie | Director of MicroPharm, Specialist HIV Pharmacist and Senior Lecturer in Pharmacy Practice

Yasir is a Specialist HIV Pharmacist working for Nottingham University Hospitals and a Senior Lecturer in Pharmacy Practice for De Montfort Hospital. He is also the director of MicroPharm, MicroPharm is an online platform designed to provide high-quality medical education for trainee pharmacists and healthcare professionals.

You can follow Yasir on Instagram at the following handles: @micropharm and @yasirthepharmacist

Speaker 2: Thorrun Govind | Pharmacist and Industry Expert

Thorrun is a pharmacist with a strong media presence. Thorrun has experience in a range of media organisations including the BBC, both in radio and television. She has utilised local and national media to promote pharmacy, including stints as the resident pharmacist at BBC Radio Lancashire, BBC Radio London and appearances on BBC Newsnight and the Victoria Derbyshire Show.

Thorrun has also interned in Parliament and uses social media to advocate for the profession and is a prolific tweeter - @pharmthorrun. In 2018 she was nominated by her MP for the NHS70 Parliamentary Awards - Healthier Communities Award for her advocacy

You can follow Thorrun on Twitter @pharmthorrun and on Instagram @lawpharm

Speaker 3: Sarina Mughal | Pharmacy Director | "Pharm-preneur"

Sarina has been a qualified pharmacist for nearly 9 years and has had a large variety of roles during her career. From locuming and being a pharmacy manager to managing multi million pound projects in healthcare. Her most recent endeavours include specialising in medical cannabis, being a pharmacy director and venturing into the world of aesthetics.

Sarina loves to give back to the pharmacy profession and often gets involved in mentoring and lecturing pharmacy students and trainee pharmacists. Due to the variety of work she is involved with Sarina refers to herself as as a "Pharm-preneur".

You can follow Sarina on Instagram @theclassychemist_

Register for the event

This is an event you will not want to miss out on. Whether you are a newly qualified pharmacist or you are thinking of changing your career path, this is a discussion for you. To register for our webinar “Learn from the Experts” click here. The event will take place via LinkedIn events on the 27th of July from 7 pm - 8 pm.

Thanks for reading, have a great day!
Locate a Locum Team