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Monash launches EDGE to strengthen the connections between education and practice

The Monash Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences is launching a new organisational unit focused specifically on learning in the workplace, from commencing student to advanced practitioner.  The Experiential Development and Graduate Education unit (or “EDGE”) will expand the Faculty’s successful Postgraduate Studies and Professional Development Unit to include the broader remit of strengthening the connections between education and practice.

Faculty celebrates 25 years as part of Monash University

Monash Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences today celebrated the 25th anniversary of the amalgamation between Monash University and the faculty’s predecessor institution, the Victorian College of Pharmacy.

MIPS and Starpharma awarded STEM+ Business Fellowships to further targeted delivery technologies for cancer

The ARC Centre of Excellence in Convergent Bio-Nano Science and Technology (CBNS) at the Monash Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences (MIPS) and biotechnology company Starpharma have been awarded two grants from the Federal Government’s Science and Industry Endowment Fund STEM+ Business Fellowship Program to further their work in targeted delivery approaches to cancer. SIEF and Starpharma will together fund $601,712 to further advance programs utilising Starpharma’s DEP® drug delivery platform.

Monash research sparks major change in editorial policy

Monash University drug discovery research has led to a change in editorial policy of the world’s largest scientific society, in a move that could save government and industry millions of dollars a year in preventing dead-end research.

Bob Blouin

Bob Blouin, Dean of Eshelman School of Pharmacy, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, receives honorary degree from Monash University

In a graduation ceremony earlier today, Monash University has conferred an honorary doctorate upon Professor Robert A. “Bob” Blouin, Dean of the UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy at the University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill.

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