|Mr Rocco Hadland (m)|
Rocco Hadland has joined our practice as the GP clinical pharmacist. He will be working in the practice each Wednesday. Rocco will carry out medication reviews and for the management of chronic diseases as well as supporting our clinicians with medication issues in the practice. Rocco graduated with a pharmacy degree at Liverpool John Moores University in 2005, having previously worked in microbiology and analytical chemistry. He subsequently completed his pre-registration and junior pharmacist training at Wrexham Maelor hospital. As part of this training he undertook the post graduate diploma in clinical pharmacy through Cardiff University. In 2009 Rocco was employed as the heart failure pharmacist within the multidisciplinary North East Wales heart failure service. He qualified as a non-medical prescriber in 2010 from Glyndwr University, Wrexham. Rocco completed his MSC in clinical pharmacy in 2015 and his research focussed on community pharmacists identifying worsening heart failure symptoms. Rocco is a member of the UK Clinical pharmacy association heart failure committee and is also a member of the editorial advisory board for the Clinical Pharmacist journal.