Projects per year
I am a lecturer with teaching commitments on the MPharm and PG degrees and the Course Drector for the MSc in Clinical Pharmacy. I am also a registered pharmacist and a have clinical commitment (0.3 wte) to the National Children's Psychiatric Unit based at the Royal Hospital for Children, Glasgow.
I also hold a Masters degree in Public Health from the University of Nottingham (1997).
My doctorate from the Univ of Strathclyde was concerned with clinical information provision for lay persons in Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (2010)
My research interests largely stem from my clinical work and experiance of Mental Health service delivery. However, I am also interested in developing the role of the (Community) pharmacy team within mental health service delivery.
I am a member of the Royal Pharmaceutical Society Conference Research Panel and also represent the university at the Area Pharmaceutical Committee for NHSGGC.
Doctor of Philosophy, University of Strathclyde
Award Date: 1 Jan 2010
Master of Public Health, University of Nottingham
Award Date: 1 Jan 1997
Bachelor of Science, University of Strathclyde
Award Date: 1 Jan 1993
Aston University1 Oct 2016 → …
An investigation into the prescribing and adminstration of psychotropic ‘as required’ medication in secure in-patient facilities.
1/01/10 → …
Project: Non-funded project
1/01/18 → 31/12/18
A qualitative study investigating the barriers to the implementation of the 'Sepsis Six Care Bundle' in maternity wardsAbutheraa, N., Mullen, A. B., Grant, J. & Akram, G., 1 Oct 2020, In : Healthcare. 8, 4, 11 p., 374.
Research output: Contribution to journal › ArticleOpen AccessFile3 Downloads (Pure)
Administration of a long-acting antipsychotic injection to a child while managing contraindicated polypharmacy interactions and transition between servicesAkram, G. & Mitchell, F., 14 Jun 2019, In : BMJ Case Reports. 12, 6, e228509.
Research output: Contribution to journal › ArticleOpen AccessFile4 Downloads (Pure)
Akram, Gazala (Recipient), 2 Oct 2014
Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)
Impact: Impact - for External Portal › Quality of life and safety, Health and welfare - new products, guidelines and services, Professional practice, training and standardsFile