Dr Peter Dalrymple

Principal Lecturer / Practitioner

Faculty:Faculty of Health, Education, Medicine and Social Care

School:School of Nursing and Midwifery

Location: Peterborough (Guild House)

Areas of Expertise: Nursing and midwifery , Pharmacy

Peter is a pharmacist with experience in the NHS as a mental health pharmacist and in the pharmaceutical industry as a research chemist in drug development.


Peter has worked in community pharmacy, hospital pharmacy, industrial pharmacy and academic pharmacy. His research and industrial background lies in the areas of drug metabolism and pharmacokinetics, and how drugs get into the body and are removed from the body. His clinical experience is in acute adult mental health and metal health in the elderly, with a particular interest in dementia. He has been involved in implementing and supporting IT projects in both laboratory and clinical settings.



  • Postgraduate Certificate, Teaching and Learning, ARU, 2020
  • Postgraduate Certificate, Psychiatric Therapeutics, Aston University, 2005
  • PhD, Metabolism and Interaction Studies with Aminoglutethimide, UWIST, 1984
  • B Pharm (Hons), Pharmacy, Nottingham University, 1980

Memberships, editorial boards

  • Member of the Royal Pharmaceutical Society of Great Britain (M.R. Pharm. S.)
  • Member of the Royal Society of Chemistry (MRSC)
  • Fellow of AdvanceHE (FHEA)
  • Associate Member of the College of Mental Health Pharmacists