Striking the balance
We need to look at the issue from a patient perspective. What can we be doing to support patients and safely manage their pain with opioids post-surgery.
Explained: The vaccine challenges
How likely is it that we'll have a relatively quick fix for COVID-19, and what are the hurdles?
Off-label, and off the mark
The trumpeting of hydroxychloroquine's potential in treating COVID-19 raises ethical and safety concerns.
A path to potential
A new advocacy group aims to address gender imbalance in science by helping map the career trajectories of early-to-mid-career researchers through promotion of their existing research achievements.
Leader of the pharmaceutical pack
Thomas Ko is spearheading innovative technology that takes injectable medicines and transforms them into pills.
A prescription for educational brilliance
Promoting excellence in pharmacy teaching will impact the healthcare of communities for years to come.
Opioids – where to from here?
Opioids are among the most powerful analgesics available to medicine, but they have huge capacity to cause harm. In trying to solve one problem, is a bigger one being created?
Refining pill regimes
Sixty-three per cent of Australian aged care residents take at least nine different medications regularly.
Bracing for the opioid tsunami
The drug epidemic that's claimed thousands of lives in the US is swiftly becoming a threat to the health of many Australians.
Rewriting Wikipedia for the greater good
Pharmacy students will be trained to improve the online encyclopaedia as an educational resource by ensuring its pages are kept up to date with accurate information.
Putting cancer cells to sleep
Instead of killing the disease – as chemotherapy and radiotherapy do – a new and “lateral” approach to treatment shows great promise.
Remembering Sir John Monash
Artist, writer, military man, engineer, lawyer, aesthete, designer and a leader. Former Victorian premier Ted Baillieu regards him as the greatest Australian of all time.
Associate Professor Boyce is part of an international team about to begin a new five-year investigation into the superbug, its antibiotic resistance mechanisms and also novel (new) treatments for infection.
As one door closes ...
The curtain has come down on the Victorian auto industry, but former workers are finding opportunities in the booming pharmaceuticals and medical technology sector.
Inhaled oxytocin offers the breath of life
It's a simple product – and one that could save the lives of hundreds of thousands of women in the developing world.
Phantom PAINS unmasked
Research identifying deceptive chemical compounds that can mislead pharmaceutical research could save global drug developers millions of dollars and precious time.
Filling Victoria's manufacturing gap
Pharmacy and medical technology partnerships lead the transition.
Delivering Impact - In Brief
Over coming decades, Australia’s economic prosperity and wellbeing will depend more and more on our ability to foster and sustain a culture of innovation. Universities will be vital to this endeavour, not only in their role as centres for...
Dean, Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences
Professor, Addiction Studies and Services; Director, Turning Point Alcohol and Drug Centre
Senior Research Fellow, Drug Delivery Disposition and Dynamics, Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences
Associate Professor, Department of Microbiology
Professor of Medicinal Chemistry
ARC Future Fellow, Drug Discovery Biology, Monash Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences
Heart Foundation Future Leader Fellow and co-lead GPCR Cardiac Biology Laboratory Monash Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences
Associate Professor, Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences
Professor, Department of Anaesthesia and Perioperative Medicine
PhD Candidate at the Centre for Medicine Use and Safety, Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences
Deputy Director, Monash Addiction Research Centre
Pharmacist, Austin Hospital; PhD Candidate, Monash Centre for Medicine Use and Safety
Director of Pharmacy Education in the Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences
Professor, Pharmaceutical Biology
Professor, Centre for Medicine Use & Safety
Research Fellow, Centre for Medicine Use & Safety