Seminar Series

The School of Pharmacy Seminar Series involves regular formal presentations of high-quality scholarly work with broad appeal.

The wider School community is invited to attend, including academic and professional staff, special guests, visitors, as well as HDR, postgraduate, masters and honours students.

Dr Adi Idris

Developing RNA-based therapeutics against emerging respiratory viruses - Dr Adi Idris, School of Biomedical Sciences, QUT

18 April 2024 12:00pm1:00pm
Dr Adi Idris from the School of Biomedical Sciences, QUT, discusses how RNA biologics are now emerging as realistic and achievable clinically translatable treatment modalities for a range of human diseases. Importantly, respiratory viruses are amenable to gene therapy-based targeting.

The Expanding Roles of Pharmacists in Research, Patient Care, and Public Health and Its Impact on Pharmacy Education – The UCSF Perspective

28 September 2023 12:00pm1:00pm
Presented by Prof Sharon Youmans from The University of California San Francisco (UCSF) School of Pharmacy; this seminar focuses on the way pharmacy education must respond and transform to prepare pharmacists to address 21st century healthcare needs of our communities; from the molecule to the bedside and beyond.

Dr Seth Cheetham - The limitless potential of mRNA drugs

7 March 2023 12:00pm1:00pm
Trace the history of mRNA drugs, the capabilities of UQ’s BASE mRNA facility and novel applications of mRNA technologies with Dr Seth Cheetham from the Australian Institute for Bioengineering and Nanotechnology.