Maria Isabella Bonacini

University Hospitals Plymouth NHS Trust

Maria Isabella Bonacini graduated in Chemistry and Pharmaceutical Technology in 2001. She undertaken and successfully completed the Postgraduate General Level Programme in Pharmaceutical Practice & Therapeutics, University of Bath (September 2013) and the Pharmaceutical Technology Quality Assurance (PTQA), University of Manchester (September 2015). In August 2019 she became a non-medical independent prescriber (UWE, Bristol). She has been working within NHS (Hospital) in the UK since November 2008 as a clinical pharmacist. She developed her role as a pharmacist within the Technical Service department and for a number of years she managed the operation of the Quality Control Laboratory in accordance with GMP (by following the departmental environmental monitoring procedures including room pressures and use of microbiological monitoring). She has clinical experience in nutrition support (dealing with Consultant GI and Dietitician in prescribing TPN within Nutrition Clinic). She’s currently appointed as Hepatology Pharmacist at Derriford Hospital (NHS Trust), Plymouth.