Monica Jung and Helena Cangadis-Douglass awarded MARC-CMUS PhD Scholarships to address the global priority of opioid misuse
Monash Health pharmacist Monica Jung and Austin Health pharmacist Helena Cangadis-Douglass have been awarded the inaugural Monash Addiction Research Centre (MARC) - Centre for Medicine Use and Safety (CMUS) Scholarships for PhD research into safe
Uptake of highly effective female contraception is lower in Victoria and New South Wales compared to other states
A new nationwide study led by Monash University has found that the rate of supply for hormonal long-acting reversible contraception (LARC) in Australia began to plateau from 2015.
World Pharmacists Day 2020
World Patient Safety Day
The vast majority of health care in Australia leads to good health outcomes. However, patients do not always receive the most appropriate care and preventable adverse events can occur. The issue of patient safety has been recognised as both a
Can existing drugs be effectively combined to treat COVID-19?
New Monash site chronicles contributions of pharmacists during COVID-19
The Monash Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences has launched a new website aimed at capturing the wide variety of contributions that
Monash University researchers develop new international consensus principles for medicines management in frail older people
Researchers from the Centre for Medicine Use and Safety (CMUS) at the Monash Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences (MIPS) and the National Health and Medical Research Council Centre of Research Excellence(CRE) in Frailty and Healthy Ageing have
Simple works best: Monash University study finds a way to reduce medicine risk for older Australians
Almost one million Australians aged 70+ are regularly taking five or more prescription medicines. The Royal Commission on Aged Care Quality and Safety has highlighted complex medication regimens as a risk to the health and safety of older people.