PhD Candidate (Pharmacy Practice), University of Sydney

Qualification:
B Pharm. (Hons) PhD Candidate - MD Student.
I am a registered community pharmacist working at a 24/7 community pharmacy and am currently also completing my MD.
I am also a PhD Candidate researching pharmacists views on Euthanasia and Conscientious objection.

Publications:
Should pharmacists be allowed to conscientiously object to medicines supply on the basis of their personal beliefs? Canadian Journal of Hospital Pharmacy, 71(2), 149-150

The Role of Medicinal Cannabis in Clinical Therapy: Pharmacists' Perspectives at PLOS ONE

The Role of Medicinal Cannabis in Clinical Therapy - Pharmacists Perspectives (Conference Abstract) Research in Social and Administrative Pharmacy (RSAP)

Australian Pharmacist Magazine: Medicinal Cannabis In Pharmacy - Looking Beyond The High - Pharmaceutical Society of Australia

Poster Abstract Presentation at the NPS Medicine Wise National Medicines Symposium 2016

Achievements:

International Pharmaceutical Federation (FIP) World Congress 2019 (Abu Dhabi) Speaker and Co-Chair for session C8 - The Ethics Forum – What does it mean to exercise “conscientious objection”?

International Pharmaceutical Federation (FIP) World Congress 2018 (Glasgow) Speaker for session C7 - End-of-life communication and ethical decision-making

Most Outstanding Poster in Pharmacy Practice Award at the APSA-ASCEPT 2017 Conference

Most Outstanding Oral Presentation in Pharmacy Practice Award at the APSA-ASCEPT 2015 Conference

Experience

  • 2018–present
    Doctor of Medicine (MD) Student , University of Notre Dame
  • –present
    PhD Candidate (Pharmacy Practice), University of Sydney
  • –present
    Registered Community Pharmacist, Chemistworks Wetherill Park

Education

  • 2015 
    The University of Sydney, B. Pharmacy (Hons)

Publications

  • 2019
    Australian pharmacists’ perspectives on physician-assisted suicide (PAS): thematic analysis of semistructured interviews, BMJ Open
  • 2018
    Should pharmacists be allowed to conscientiously object to medicines supply on the basis of their personal beliefs? , Canadian Journal of Hospital Pharmacy
  • 2016
    The Role of Medicinal Cannabis in Clinical Therapy: Pharmacists' Perspectives, PLOS One
  • 2016
    Conference Abstract - The Role of Medicinal Cannabis in Clinical Therapy: Pharmacists' Perspectives , Research in Social and Administrative Pharmacy (RSAP)
  • 2015
    Medicinal Cannabis In Pharmacy - Looking Beyond The High, Australian Pharmacist Magazine

Professional Memberships

  • Pharmaceutical Society of Australia (PSA)
  • Australasian Pharmaceutical Science Association (APSA)
  • International Pharmaceutical Federation (FIP)