Pharmacist Consultant, Women's Health & Osteoporosis / Bone Health, London North West Healthcare University NHS Trust
Dr Nuttan Tanna works as a Pharmacist Consultant and describes her job remit as one that is both exciting and challenging at the same time. Nuttan runs weekly outpatient medication management clinics,this involves working with patients to help them understand how to manage their medical condition. Her specialty areas include Mid-life Women's Health and Osteoporosis / Bone Health, with focus on menopause support, osteoporosis and fracture prevention. She is also involved in multi-disciplinary teaching and training, research, leadership and policy work, and has qualified as an independent pharmacist prescriber. Nuttan is a senior honorary research fellow affiliated with the Department of Public Health & Primary Care, Imperial College, London. She is currently working with Professor Mitch Blair, lead for the River Island Paediatric Academic Unit on a life course Vitamin D research initiative. She has presented and published widely, both nationally and internationally. She represented the Royal Pharmaceutical Society on the NICE Osteoporosis Guidelines Group and is clinical advisor to the Royal Osteoporosis Society. She is currently working with NHSE on the Menopause Clinical Reference Group. She is a senior NIHR CLAHRC fellow with expertise in action research methodology and improvement science and was also awarded fellowship by the RPS Faculty in 2015.