John Given

John Given, PSI Council member

John has a B.Sc. Biochemistry from UCG(NUIG) and a B.Sc. in pharmacy from Strathclyde University, Glasgow. He currently works as the Chief I Pharmacist in Galway University Hospital and Merlin Park Hospital. He has completed a master's in clinical research and a Diploma in Public Procurement Law. John has extensive experience working in many different pharmacy sectors, including hospital and retail pharmacy both in Ireland and the UK, and as a Commercial Director and Qualified Person in the pharmaceutical industry. His special interest is drugs procurement and aseptic production. John is Adjunct Professor in the College of Medicine, Nursing, and Health Sciences, University of Galway, since 14 April 2023

John is a pharmacist appointee to the PSI Council.