Arlene Brailey is a registered pharmacist who worked as Assistant Director of NHS Education for Scotland (Pharmacy) for over 20 years. She now provides consultancy work to the NHS and as the patient support officer for an antibiotic research charity. In 2020 she was honoured to be designated as a Fellow of the Royal Pharmaceutical Society of Great Britain for “distinction in the Profession of Pharmacy”.
She is also a carer for her son, who was bitten by a tick while hill walking in the Scottish Highlands in his teens, and has suffered with Lyme disease and co-infections.
Her role in the charity is to provide expertise on education, and knowledge of healthcare/NHS education pathways.