Former Pharmacy School head passes away

19 March 2013

The late Emeritus Professor Ronald A Anderson, former Dean of Science and Head of Pharmacy at the University of Sydney passed away on 3 March, peacefully at his home in Tea Gardens.

Professor Anderson was a dedicated and distinguished academic, receiving his PhD in 1968 before becoming the first Professor of Pharmaceutics at the University, as well as holding two prestigious posts as Head of the School of Pharmacy and Dean of Science.

Professor Anderson was a long-time and active supporter of the Faculty of Pharmacy Foundation, donating regularly for the past three decades.

His funeral was held last Wednesday, 12 March.