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Professor Bryony Dean Franklin is Director of the Centre for Medication Safety and Service Quality (CMSSQ), a joint research unit between Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust, where she is also Executive Lead Pharmacist for Research, and UCL School of Pharmacy, where she is Professor of Medication Safety.
The CMSSQ is also part of the large NIHR-funded Patient Safety Translational Research Centre at Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust.
Professor Franklin is also visiting Professor at Imperial College, associate editor for the journal BMJ Quality and Safety, and on the editorial board for BMC Safety in Health.
Professor Bryony Dean Franklin has been involved with medication safety research for nearly twenty years, and has published widely on methods for studying errors, and the frequency and causes of prescribing, dispensing and medication administration errors. She has a particular research interest in the evaluation of various technologies designed to reduce errors. Her current posts combine research, education and training, and clinical practice as a hospital pharmacist.
Professor Franklin teaches at both postgraduate and undergraduate levels on medication safety as well as other aspects of clinical pharmacy and pharmacy practice. She leads an undergraduate module on quality improvement in pharmacy practice.