Dr Judith Singleton (QUT School of Clinical Sciences)

Speaker Bio

Judith SingletonDr Judith Singleton graduated with a Bachelor of Pharmacy from The University of Queensland. She worked in both public and private hospitals and managed community pharmacies in metropolitan and rural Queensland, and in the UK. Judith has owned two community pharmacies, both of which she has now sold. From 2007-2012 Judith worked part-time in the UQ School of Pharmacy, teaching business management at both an undergraduate and post-graduate level. In 2009 Judith commenced working for Medication Services Queensland (in the division of Clinical and Statewide Services),  Queensland Health, as a Senior Project Officer in the area of New Models of Pharmacy Practice, and was a recipient of a Queensland Health Innovation award for her research and work in this area. In April 2012 Judith resigned her position with Queensland Health to take up a full time academic position with the UQ School of Pharmacy where she remained until 2015 when she commenced a full time position at QUT where she is a Senior lecturer in the School of Clinical Sciences. Judith has an MBA (Hons) and a PhD both in sustainability. Judith is currently the Global Green and Healthy Hospitals (GGHH Connect) pharmaceuticals’ expert for the Pacific region and is a member of the University of Cambridge’s Sustainability Leadership network. Judith is Research Lead of the EARTH research group with two focus areas – pharmaceutical waste handling in clinical settings and disaster health management.

About 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.

Seminars are held on Fridays from 12pm–1pm in room 5034 in the Pharmacy Australia Centre of Excellence, 20 Cornwall St Woolloongabba (next to TRI and the PA Hospital).

Confirmed 2022 seminars



12-1pm, Friday 1st April (PACE R5034 and Zoom)

Dr Ran Wang, Mater Research Institute, UQ

12-1pm, Friday 22nd April (Zoom Only)

Dr Joanna Harnett, School of Pharmacy, The University of Sydney

12-1pm, Friday 29th April (PACE R5034 and Zoom)Dr Iman Azimi, Lecturer in Pharmaceutical Science, University of Tasmania

12-1pm, Friday 6th May (PACE R5034 and Zoom)

Dr Larisa Labzin, Institute of Molecular Bioscience, UQ

12-1pm, Friday 20th May (PACE R5034 and Zoom)

Prof Nina Barnett, Consultant Pharmacist,

Visiting Professor Kingston University, UK, London

11am-12pm, Friday 27th May (Zoom only)

Prof Terry Hebert, Department of Pharmacology and Therapeutics, McGill University, Montreal, Canada

12-1pm, Friday 3rd June (PACE R5034 and Zoom)

A/Prof Joy Wolfram, School of Chemical Engineering, UQ

12-1pm, Friday 17th June (PACE R5034 and Zoom)

Dr Rink-Jan Lohman, School of Pharmacy, UQ and

Dr Karnaker Reddy Tupally, School of Pharmacy, UQ

12-1pm, Friday 1st July (PACE R5034 and Zoom)

Dr Khay Fong, School of Environmental Life Sciences, University of Newcastle


Pharmacy Australia Centre of Excellence, 20 Cornwall St, Woolloongabba