Nikki Ofokansi 

Nikki is an Advanced Clinical Practitioner and independent prescribing pharmacist with over 20 years of experience in pharmaceutical care. She completed a Batchelor of Pharmacy at the University of Nigeria, Nsukka before undertaking an Oversea Pharmacist Adaptation Course at University of Sunderland in 1997. She has worked in a range of pharmacy roles and accepted her current position of Senior Clinical Practice Pharmacist in 2018. In 2022 she was awarded MSc in Advanced Clinical Practice from University of Hertfordshire 

Nikki’s areas of special interest include diabetes care, which was the focus of her Independent prescribing qualification, and health coaching. She is passionate about supporting people with Type 2 diabetes to enjoy improved quality of life and offers health coaching consultations that deliver compassionate, client-centred care. Mentoring is another area close to Nikki’s heart and she has been a Certified Educational Supervisor for trainee Pharmacists since 2021. Nikki joined Education for Health as an associate trainer in 2024.