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Faculty Seminar Series Semester 2


24 July 2012

SEMESTER2

Time: 12pm - 1pm

Venue: Pharmacy Lecture Theatre

Who should attend: Current and prospective students, alumni, staff, general public

Join us for a series of informative and exciting seminars on current research with guest speakers from the Faculty of Pharmacy and collaboration partners.

Date

Speaker

PhD or Guest

Presentation Title

Faculty Research Theme

3 August

Prof Phyllis Butow

Co-Director CeMPED & Chair PoCoG

Patient-health professional communication; Current research and applications to pharmacy

Health Ageing

10 August

Dr Joseph Nicolazzo

Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Monash University

Drug transport across the blood-brain barrier: does it really change in disease?

Mental Health

17 August

Dr Tony Smithyman

Managing Director
Special Phage Services

Phage Therapy in the Age of the Superbug

Healthy Ageing

24 August

Ms Ludmila Ovchinikova

PhD student, Faculty of Pharmacy, The University of Sydney

"Knowing how" is not enough: why people with asthma do not maintain correct inhaler technique

Respiratory

31 August

Associate Professor James Gillespie

Associate Professor in Health Policy, Deputy Director,Menzies Centre for Health Policy, School of Public Health, The University of Sydney

Healthy Ageing

7 September

Natasa Gisev

PhD student, Faculty of Pharmacy, The University of Sydney

Exploring Psychotropic Medicine Use

Mental Health

14 September

Dr Grenville Rose

Manage, Innovation and Evaluation, Aftercare

Attitudes, satisfaction and research with mental health NGOs

Mental Health

21 September

Professor Roger Griffin

Professor of Medicinal Chemistry, Newcastle Cancer Centre,Northern Institute for Cancer Research School of Chemistry, Newcastle University

Design of reversible and irreversible inhibitors of serine-threonine kinases as antitumour agents'

Cancer

5 October

Mr Yiu To (Otto) Yeung

PhD student, Faculty of Pharmacy, The University of Sydney

Role of p38 MAP kinase in migration and invasion of human gliomas

Cancer

12 October

Mr Stephen Carter

PhD student, Faculty of Pharmacy, The University of Sydney

Consumers' willingness to participate in Home Medicines Review

Healthy Ageing

19 October

Kim Hamrosi

PhD student, Faculty of Pharmacy, The University of Sydney

Identifying the barriers and facilitators to the use of written medicine information by consumers, community pharmacists and general practitioners

Health Ageing

26 October

Wei Wen Chong

PhD student, Faculty of Pharmacy, The University of Sydney

Antidepressant medication adherence and shared decision-making in mental healthcare

Mental Health

2 November

Associate Professor Simon Bell

Associate Professor, Quality Use of Medicines and Pharmacy Research Centre, Sansom Institute, School of Pharmacy and Medical Sciences, University of South Australia.

Optimising medicines use in older people: European and Australian perspectives

Mental Health


Contact: Parisa Aslani

Phone: 9036 6541

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