Louise Grisedale


  • 2.12 Edith Cavell Building

Personal profile

Academic Background

Dr Louise Grisedale is a pharmacist who joined the School of Health Sciences in 2019. She is a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy and a member of the General Pharmaceutical Council.


Louise completed her PhD in pharmaceutical material sciences specialising in the physicochemical characterisation of amorphous pharmaceuticals and the development of novel thermal and spectroscopic techniques to study them from the University of East Anglia in 2009 (funded by GlaxoSmithKline). She gained her Masters in Pharmacy 1st class honours from Liverpool John Moores, undertaking her preregistration year with Bristol-Myers Squibb Pharmaceutical Research Institute and St Helens & Knowsley NHS Trust.


Louise draws on a wealth of pharmaceutical expertise and multifaceted experience in community practice and management to lead the NMC and HCPC Independent and Supplementary Prescribing Programmes within the School of Health Sciences.


Louise furthermore works as a consultant providing Medicines Management expertise on behalf of UEA Consulting Ltd. 


Louise's research interests include Learner Experience Design. 

Education/Academic qualification

Master of Teaching and Learning, University of East Anglia

Award Date: 13 Oct 2023

Doctor of Philosophy

1 Oct 200531 Jul 2009

Award Date: 31 Jul 2009

Master of Pharmacy, Liverpool John Moores University

Award Date: 31 Jul 2004


  • Pharmacology & Drug Development
  • Pharmacy
  • Nursing, Care & Health Sciences
  • Other systems of medicine
  • Medicine (general)