Monash's Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences is internationally renowned as a key research centre. It is home to the Monash Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences, the largest and most experienced group of pharmaceutical scientists in Australia. The faculty's research students have access to dedicated research buildings, modern laboratories, an extensive library and first-rate research equipment.
The faculty offers research programs in the areas of
- Drug candidate optimisation
- Drug discovery biology
- Drug discovery, disposition and dynamics
- Medicinal chemistry
- Medicine use and safety
Research students are supervised by leading international experts in the field, and the research conducted is highly regarded within Australia and internationally.The faculty has established a strong reputation with industry, both nationally and internationally, and acts as a resource for industry and research institutes involved in the pharmaceutical and biomedical sciences.