Quality, innovative research is a major component of the School of Pharmacy's commitment to the delivery of world-class education and health care outcomes. It is what equips our students for leading-edge positions on the rapidly changing health care frontier.

The School of Pharmacy's dedication to research is evidenced by its extensive investment in resources and human expertise. State-of-the-art, purpose-built research and teaching facilities within The Pharmacy Australia Centre of Excellence (PACE) has placed The University of Queensland's School of Pharmacy at the very forefront of Pharmacy research.

Research Strengths

The School's research programs are well-developed across a diverse range of areas, but are broadly grouped into 10 main research strengths:

Biomedicinal Discovery and Development

Biotherapeutic Delivery and Diagnostic Solutions

Clinical Pharmacy and Pharmacometrics

Medication Use, Safety and Health Services Research

Pharmaceutical Biology

Pharmacoepidemiology, Pharmacovigilance and Pharmacoeconomics

Pharmacometrics: quantitation of drug effects and optimisation of study design and dosing regimens.

Pharmacy Education: development, delivery and scholarship of teaching and learning as applicable to pharmacy practice and interprofessional education.

Quality Use of Medicines: ensuring medicines are used in the best way possible to achieve good health outcomes.

Therapeutic Targeting: the discovery and optimisation of new medications and research into disease processes.

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Research Projects

There are a variety of research projects available for the different research areas within the School of Pharmacy.

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