Greg O'Kane

Greg O'Kane


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Personal profile

Teaching interests

Greg has a keen interest in pharmacy education and has joined the University as a lecturer on the postgraduate diploma for primary care. He also works with the General Pharmaceutical Council as a Specialist Inspector and Clinical Pharmacy Advisor.

With experience across a range of sectors in pharmacy practice, Greg has developed interests in medicines safety, governance, and regulation. He has worked in community pharmacy, general practice, and community health services, and is a practising pharmacist independent prescriber for the local out-of-hours urgent care provider.

Greg is a member of the Royal Pharmaceutical Society and is registered with the General Pharmaceutical Council. 

Education/Academic qualification

Postgraduate Diploma, Clinical Pharmacy Practice, Keele University

MPharm, Master of Pharmacy, Queen's University Belfast

Certificate in Independent Prescribing, University of Bath

External positions

Specialist Inspector and Clinical Pharmacy Advisor, General Pharmaceutical Council

Pharmacist Independent Prescriber, Medvivo


  • RS Pharmacy and materia medica
  • Pharmacy Practice
  • Prescribing
  • Clinical Pharmacy
  • K Law (General)
  • Medicines Legislation
  • Regulation
  • L Education (General)