Controlled Drugs Accountable Officer

From 1 April 2022 the Controlled Drugs Accountable Officer (CDAO) role will transfer from Joe Brogan, in the Regional Health and Social Care Board (HSCB) to Dr Lisa Byers, Senior Principal Pharmaceutical Officer in the Department of Health (DoH) who will be based in the Pharmaceutical Advice and Services Directorate, headed by the Chief Pharmaceutical Officer.

Following the closure of the HSCB, HSCB staff will be employed by the Business Services Organisation and situated in the Strategic Planning and Performance Group (SPPG) within DoH. The Pharmacy and Medicines Management team within SPPG will provide operational support to the DoH CDAO.

More information on the transfer of the CDAO role from the Health & Social Care Board to the Trust can be found here.

To view the DoH CDAO privacy notice,  required as a result of the transfer of the CDAO role to DoH, please click here.

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