David has been a specialist antimicrobial pharmacist since 2008. Has been the chair of the East of England antimicrobial pharmacists group and written a number of papers in peer reviewed journals on this specialist area. David had an 18 month secondment at Public Health England where he managed two different projects. The first involved the validation of antimicrobial prescribing data of all acute NHS Trusts in England for the English Surveillance Programme of Antimicrobial Usage and Resistance. The second project was to manage the delivery of the ‘fingertips’ web-based portal.
Since October 2016, David joined East and North Herts CCG where he is a pharmaceutical advisor with specific responsibility for antimicrobial stewardship in primary care for the CCG.