Associate Director of Medicines Optimisation, NHS Berkshire West CCGs.
Sanjay Desai is the Associate Director of Medicines Optimisation for the four CCGs in Berkshire west, where he leads on all medicines related issues, aimed at improving quality, outcomes and value for patients and the public from their medicines. He heads up the team which supports the practices across the four CCGs, and also to work with secondary care, for issues relating to prescribing across the interface. Sanjay has been working within primary care now for the past 16 years in various roles within the prescribing teams. Sanjay also works one day a week at the University of Reading, School of Pharmacy, teaching on the Independent Prescribing course for Nurses and Pharmacists and is also a registered Independent Prescriber himself.