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Mel Snelling is Lead HIV and Infectious Diseases Pharmacist for the Oxford Radcliffe Hospitals NHS Trust a post she has held since 1993. Mel studied Pharmacy at Chelsea College, London University then completed her pre-registration training at Stoke Mandeville Hospital. She then worked at Odstock
Hospital in Salisbury before spending three years as Assistant Region Drug Information Pharmacist for Oxford Region Health Authority, during which time she completed an MPhil thesis on Risk Factors for Adverse Drug Reactions. During 2000 and 2001, Mel worked at Bugando Medical Centre, a tertiary
referral hospital in Tanzania, introducing a basic Clinical Pharmacy service to the hospital. She has continued her African connections by training on HIV treatment and care in Uganda and South Africa. Nicola Stoner is Lead Cancer Pharmacist for the Oxford Radcliffe Hospitals NHS Trust, where she
leads a team of specialist pharmacists and technicians providing the clinical pharmacy service to the Cancer Directorate and Cancer Research UK. Nicola undertook a PhD in Antiemetics in Cancer Chemotherapy from 1990 to 1993. She commenced her clinical pharmacy career specialising in cancer pharmacy
in a post part-funded by Cancer Research UK in 1990, and was one of the first specialist clinical pharmacists in the Oxford Radcliffe Hospitals NHS Trust. After completing her pre-registration training in Birmingham City Hospital, she completed her post-graduate diploma in clinical pharmacy
part-time while working in the Oxford Hospitals. She is editor of the Journal of Oncology Pharmacy Practice and is currently undertaking her practice certificate in supplementary prescribing.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Clinical pharmacology -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Pharmacy -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Pharmacology, Clinical -- methods -- Handbooks.
Pharmaceutical Services -- Handbooks.