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Well-known General Practitioner Dr Hilary Jones has been appointed as a non-executive director of MedTate.

Dr Jones will help the London-based nutraceutical company in an innovative education programme that will include working with pharmacists and their staff to provide excellent education and training material to promote wellness.

“Dr Jones is an excellent and extremely valuable addition to our board. Dr Jones will be key in developing our educational resources for both consumers and pharmacists, which will cover key conditions such as Diabetes.” Pete Tate, the founder and CEO of MedTate said.

Tate founded the company in 2011 and its emphasis is on research and development of its nutraceutical products while simultaneously putting them straight over-the-counter.

“I am delighted to be joining MedTate, as we share a passion to drive wellness in the UK, and in particular to work with pharmacists and creating a much bigger conversation with consumers about health wellness and individual responsibility.” Dr Jones commented.