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Dr Theo Ryan

Dr Theo Ryan
Trinity College Dublin

Care Bundles For Use In Maternity Care: A Scoping Review

After completing his bachelor’s degree in Natural Science and subsequent Ph.D. in organic chemistry in Trinity College Dublin, Theo worked as a Research Fellow in the University of Bern on the multi-step synthesis of nucleotide analogues capable of recognising DNA and RNA. Theo then undertook positions in industrial research and development with Schering-Plough and Henkel. Theo later undertook his pharmacy degrees in the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland and worked in community pharmacy practice, and as a pharmacist with Leo Pharma.

Theo commenced as an Assistant Professor (Practice Educator) in the School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Trinity College Dublin in 2015 and then as Assistant Professor (Teacher Practitioner) in 2017, while continuing to practice part-time as a community pharmacist. His role as Practice Educator involved collaborating with pharmacists across all pharmacy sectors to secure and quality assure experiential learning placements for students as part of Trinity’s 5-year integrated M.Pharm programme, as well as his teaching and research commitments. His current role as Assistant Professor (Teacher Practitioner) involves teaching across all years of Trinity’s M.Pharm programme at undergraduate and post-graduate level. Theo’s pharmacy practice research interests span community pharmacy practice development