GP, medical adviser & chair NICE managing common infections committee, NHS
Tessa has been a GP partner, Wales since 1995. As medical adviser, she has led and supported the development of therapeutic guidance, including the Wales UTI Quality Improvement tool ( 2019/21 GP contract) and is medical adviser to PHE Primary care interventions unit.
She has been involved in various NICE workstreams including Antimicrobial Stewardship[NG15], Quality Standards and Indicators Advisory Committees and is a NICE fellow.
She works with colleagues to support the awareness, discussion and implementation of NICE guidance. Interests include antimicrobial stewardship, controlled drugs, anticoagulation, polypharmacy, multimorbidity and medication review.