Mrs Azizah Attard
Mrs Azizah Attard is a highly advanced specialist mental health pharmacist who provides expert advice in cases involving psychotropic medication.
Azizah has been a practicing specialist mental health pharmacist for over 20 years and has a high level of expertise in relation to medication for psychiatric conditions, including neurodevelopmental disorders such as ADHD. She regularly provides assessment and treatment intervention for patients across the UK, in primary care settings. In addition to routinely advising on medication related side effects, her evidence-based prescribing and titration of medication is informed by current international literature. Often a highly experienced pharmacists' clinical opinion can be uniquely evidence based, individualised to a patient’s case and can incorporate lesser-known treatments, outside national guidance.
She is holding very senior management positions within secondary and tertiary care, she specialises in providing evidence-based medicines information and advice.
Azizah has extensive experience working at a national level, having sat on the expert panel of both the National Psychosis Unit and National Affective Disorder Unit. Azizah has led large pharmacy teams in secondary mental health services.
Hobbies and Interests
Azizah loves running and walking her dog. She enjoys painting and is an avid reader.