Pharmacist and PhD Candidate, University of Sydney

Elise Schubert is a registered pharmacist and a PhD candidate at the University of Sydney. Elise graduated from a Bachelor of Pharmacy with First Class Honours in 2018 at the University of Sydney, where she published her research looking into a potential Alzheimer’s disease treatment. Elise has has almost 10 years experience in pharmacy, having worked in community, compounding and hospital settings. Her current post graduate studies are primarily focused on medicinal cannabis research, in particular, the potential for its use in chronic pain and arthritis conditions.


  • 2020–present
    PhD Candidate, University of Sydney
  • 2019–2020
    Intern Pharmacist, Sydney and Sydney Eye Hospital
  • 2017–2019
    Pharmacy Assistant, Royal North Shore Hospital
  • 2010–2017
    Pharmacy Assistant and Compounding Technician, Pittwater Pharmacy Compounding Chemist


    The University of Sydney, Doctor of Philosophy
  • 2018 
    The University of Sydney, Bachelor of Pharmacy (Honours)


  • 2019
    Analysis of the interaction of para-sulfonatocalix[8]arene with free amino acids and a six residue segment of β-amyloid peptide as a potential treatment for Alzheimer’s disease, Journal of Inclusion Phenomena and Macrocyclic Chemistry

Professional Memberships

  • Registered Pharmacist (AHPRA Number: PHA0002241070)