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Rhiannon Froude

Monash pharmacy student wins Victorian Pharmacy Student of the Year

Fourth year Monash pharmacy student Rhiannon Froude has been named Victorian Pharmacy Student of the Year following a statewide competition

Monash research into reducing medication errors wins Medical Journal Australia national prize

Completing medication management plans can decrease rate of medication errors from 61.5 per cent to 15 per cent

Honorary doctorates conferred upon international philanthropists John McCall MacBain and Marcy McCall MacBain

Mr John McCall MacBain O.C. and Dr Marcy McCall MacBain, co-founders of the international McCall MacBain Foundation, have been awarded an Honorary Doctorate (Doctor of Laws; Honoris Causa), which is Monash

MIPS researcher awarded Adrien Albert Award by RACI

Professor Jonathan Baell from the Medicinal Chemistry theme of the Monash Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences has been awarded the prestigious Adrien Albert Award for 2018.

Research suggests Alzheimer’s drug reduces risk of stroke among people with dementia

26 April 2018

A study published by researchers at Monash University and the Karolinska Institutet has identified a potential new benefit of a commonly-used treatment for Alzheimer’s disease.

Former Dean Dr Geoff Vaughan passes away

Dr Geoffrey Vaughan AO, who was Dean of the Victorian College of Pharmacy (“VCP”) from 1979 to 1986, passed away peacefully on 4 January, 2018. He was aged 84.

University news

Monash Research Fellow wins Pharmacist of the Year Award

The Pharmaceutical Society of Australia SA/NT has presented the 2018 Pharmacist of the Year Award to Dr Janet Sluggett, a Research Fellow at the Centre for Medicine Use and Safety (“CMUS”) at Monash University.

Monash University retains #2 world ranking in Pharmacy and Pharmacology

The 2018 QS World University Rankings by Subject, released overnight, have ranked Monash University second in the world for pharmacy and pharmacology. This is a repeat of the 2017 World University rankings, in which Monash also ranked second.