Rosemary Burke has held the position of Director of Pharmacy at Concord Hospital since 2001 and she is currently seconded to a new position which combines the roles of Director of Pharmacy for Sydney Local Health District and Chief Pharmacy Information Officer. She was the 2007 winner of the SHPA GSK Medal of Merit and the 2015 Concord medal. Concord commenced its journey towards electronic medication management (eMM) more than 10 years ago with implementation occurring sequentially from 2007-2015.
Rosemary’s major professional interests include quality use of medicines, medication safety and embedding these principles in the introduction of new technologies such as eMM. She has published in this area and is a regular contributor to the Journal of Pharmacy Practice authoring the professional practice section for Drug Scan. She has been an invited speaker at many meetings presented on her areas of interest.