First pharmacist to lead training initiatives for critical care professionals: Reena Mehta

Reena Mehta, consultant pharmacist in the Critical Care team at NHS King’s College Hospital, has been announced as chair of the Learning Division for the
Intensive Care Society.
Mehta took up the post with effect from 8th April, and is the first pharmacist to hold the role of Chair of the Learning Division within the Society.

“It is a privilege to be part of the Society and support its life-saving work to enhance our understanding of critical illness and deliver better care to patients,”

“The intensive care community is made up of multiple professions, each playing a vital role within the critical care team, and I am extremely proud to be the first
pharmacist appointed to this important role.”

In her role as chair of the Learning Division, Mehta will oversee the content of the Society’s study days and be responsible for exploring new opportunities for the
Intensive Care Society to provide training for our multi professional intensive care community.