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Call for Expressions of Interest for Pharmacist Appointments to a Panel of Expert Witnesses

January 29, 2024

The PSI is seeking applications from pharmacists to act as expert witnesses before Committees of Inquiry in relation to fitness to practise complaints. The role involves:

  • Reviewing allegations of professional misconduct and poor professional performance
  • Providing a written report and opinion on the allegations
  • Giving oral evidence as required before the Committee of Inquiry

These allegations will be against a pharmacist and may extend to other allegations against a pharmacy owner, under the Pharmacy Act 2007.

How do I apply?

Please download, complete and return this application form to eoiexpertpharmacists@psi.ie with your name in the subject box, no later than 5pm on Monday, 26 February 2024.

What happens if my application is successful?

If you are a successful applicant, you will be placed on a Panel of Experts to be established under this Expression of Interest and mandatory training will be provided upon appointment. Training is currently scheduled to take place on Friday, 12 April and all successful applicants will be required to attend. This role is remunerated, and vouched expenses will be paid in accordance with standard PSI policy. 

More information about this role, including qualification criteria and remuneration, is available in this information booklet. Please contact us eoiexpertpharmacists@psi.ie if you have any questions. 

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