Richard Keers

Richard Keers, MPharm PGDip(ClinPharm) PhD PGCert(HE) PGCert(PsychTher) MRPharmS SFHEA


  • Senior Clinical Lecturer in Pharmacy, Pharmacy

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Memberships of committees and professional bodies

Member: Royal Pharmaceutical Society

Registered: General Pharmaceutical Council

Senior Fellow: The Higher Education Academy

Member: College of Mental Health Pharmacy


2019 - 20: Postgraduate Certificate in Psychiatric Therapeutics (PGCertPsychTher) - Distinction

2016 - 17: Postgraduate Certificate in Higher Education (PGCertHE) - Awarded

2011 - 14: Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences - Ai (no corrections)

2009 - 11: Postgraduate Diploma in Health and Services Pharmacy (PGDip) - Distinction

2003 - 7: Master of Pharmacy (MPharm) - 1st class with honours

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being

Education/Academic qualification

Postgraduate Certificate in Psychiatric Therapeutics, Aston University

21 Jan 201928 Feb 2020

Award Date: 15 May 2020

Postgraduate Certificate in Higher Education, The University of Manchester

1 Sept 201631 Aug 2017

Award Date: 31 Aug 2017

Doctor of Philosophy, Understanding medication administration errors: their prevalence, causes and strategies for minimisation , University of Manchester (UOM)

1 Apr 201130 Jun 2014

Award Date: 24 Aug 2016

Diploma in Clinical and Health Services Pharmacy, The University of Manchester

1 Sept 200930 Jun 2011

Award Date: 11 Jun 2011

Master of Pharmacy, The University of Manchester

1 Sept 200330 Jun 2007

Award Date: 11 Jun 2007

External positions

Honorary Research Pharmacist, Pennine Care NHS Foundation Trust

1 Jun 202231 May 2023

Honorary Research Pharmacist, Greater Manchester Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust

1 Oct 201431 May 2022

Areas of expertise

  • RS Pharmacy and materia medica
  • RM Therapeutics. Pharmacology

Research Beacons, Institutes and Platforms

  • Digital Futures


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