Deirdre Criddle

Deirdre has worked in many different pharmacy roles and settings in her career.  She is passionate and optimistic about the emergence of patient-centred, collaborative care and pharmacy’s central role in that space.


Deirdre was among the first cohort of Australian pharmacists to be credentialed as an Advanced Practice Pharmacist specialising in medication management across care transitions. She has been honoured by her peers, awarded the Australian Pharmacist of the Year in 2012, and Consultant Pharmacist of the Year in 2013.


Deirdre currently works with an interdisciplinary complex needs coordination team as their clinical pharmacist.