Akuac Dhieu began her career in community pharmacy, where she worked for nine years before joining the clinical commissioning group (CCG) care homes team. She then moved on to work as a senior clinical pharmacist prescriber in a GP practice, taking up her role at Boots Online Doctor alongside this in February 2022.
She particularly enjoys working in an online setting as it allows her to fully utilise her clinical skills and provide patients with easy access to safe and effective treatment. Akuac is also currently studying for a clinical diploma in pharmacy practice at Keele University.
Qualifications & Memberships
- Independent Prescribing Course – Manchester University (2021)
- Member of the General Pharmaceutical Council (GpHC) (2010)
- Master of Pharmacy (MPharm) – Reading School of Pharmacy (2009)
Akuac has a keen interest in menopause and mental health and hopes to continue developing her skills in these clinical areas. She also enjoys volunteering in her spare time and was a special constable with the Metropolitan Police service for seven years.
- Howard R, Dhieu A, 2009, Communication problems between hospital pharmacists and doctors. International Journal of Pharmacy Practice; 17 (suppl 1): A39-40