Independent Community Pharmacist magazine has announced the finalists for the Independent Pharmacy Awards.
The Awards, which are normally held at the House of Commons, will be staged in February and will recognise inspirational community pharmacy teams across the country who have met the needs of their communities during the Covid-19 pandemic.
The Awards judges panel, which included some of the leading figures in the community pharmacy sector, whittled down the contenders to a final shortlist of 15 – three in each of the five categories – after this year’s event attracted many high quality candidates.
The finalists are below:
Independent Pharmacist of the Year
Lindsey Fairbrother - Good Life Pharmacy, Hatton
Sunil Kochhar - Regent Pharmacy, Gravesend
Tajinder Singh - Totley Pharmacy, Sheffield
Pharmacy Innovation Award
Jackie Lewis - Lewis Pharmacy, Exmouth
Michael Maguire - Middlesbrough
Kamal Nathwani - Tower Bridge Wellness Pharmacy, London
Best Supporting LPC (or equivalent body)
Community Pharmacy West Yorkshire
Key Staff Member
Alice Middleditch - Clare Pharmacy, Sudbury
Nainesh Patel - Bridge Cottage Pharmacy, Welwyn
Shasha Eva Peng - Kellaway Pharmacy, Bristol
Pharmacy Team of the Year
Masons Chemists, Coalville
Harlow Town Pharmacy, Harlow
Good Life Pharmacy, Hatton