Philip Howard is Consultant Pharmacist in Antimicrobials at the Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust and Honorary Visiting Professor at Leeds University. He is the President of the British Society of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy.
He is a member of the UK Dept of Health advisory group on AMR & HCAI and the NICE common infections guidelines group.
His research interests include Antimicrobial Stewardship and antibiotic shortages. He has been involved in AMS education and training across the world. He’s a Fellow of Royal Pharmaceutical Society, and has won the GHP/GSK/UKCPA Clinical Leadership Award, the UKCPA Lifetime Achievement Award and an OBE for his services to healthcare.