Philip is a Consultant Pharmacist in diabetes and endocrinology and works at University Hospitals Southampton NHS Foundation Trust. He is a current chair of the UKCPA diabetes and endocrinology group and chairs the regional Diabetic subgroup of the District Prescribing Committee.
At a national level he is the lead pharmacist for NHS England diabetes and endocrinology clinical reference group, is a member of the Diabetes UK professional council and sits on the diabetes parliamentary think tank. He is also an editorial board member of Diabetes in Primary Care and is a specialist advisor to the CQC for diabetes in secondary and intermediate care services. In 2015 he was awarded the National Leadership in Pharmacy award by the Royal Pharmaceutical Society.