Discipline of Pharmacology

Discipline of Pharmacology

The Discipline of Pharmacology of the University of Sydney is the largest of its kind in Australia, with an extensive range of research programs and well equipped undergraduate teaching facilities.

Latest news & events


Latest news

The paper titled 'A decade of Australian methotrexate dosing errors' by Dr Rose Cairns, which was published last week in the Medical Journal of Australia, has attracted significant media attention. The story was picked up by The Sydney Morning Herald, ABC Online, The Australian Financial Review and Channel 7 News, among others.

Our Honours booklet for 2016 is now available here

Congratulations to Ms Sarasa Mohammadi, Mr Tariq Chohan, Ms Alaa Tulbah, Ms Sharon Davis, Ms Valentina Trotta and Mr Benjamin McIlwain on the award of their PhD degrees and Ms Jian Zhang on the award of her MPhil degree.

Daniela Traini has been appointed as Professor this year. Congratulation Professor Daniela Traini on acquiring your new title!

Prof. Nicholas Buckley contributed to the article "The Crux of the matter: did the ABC's Catalyst program change statin use in Australia?" which won the 2015 MJA, MDA National Prize for Excellence in Medical Research, for the best research article published in the Medical Journal of Australia in the previous calendar year. (Read More)

Welcome new starter Vanessa Gysbers, our new Teaching Curriculum Support Officer for the Discipline of Pharmacology. Vanessa commenced on 30/5/16.