honour board

 

The APSA medal is our association’s highest award to recognize excellence and lasting contribution to the pharmaceutical sciences and pharmacy practice. The winner of the medal is selected from nominations by the APSA Committee based on academic achievements and contribution to the Association. The APSA medal is presented at the Annual Conference and the APSA medallist is invited to give the APSA medal oration.

 

 

 

2018 APSA Medallist

Professor Parisa Aslani, University of Sydney

Parisa is the Professor in Medicines Use Optimisation at the School of Pharmacy, The University of Sydney. Her research goal is to improve the quality use of medicines for patients/consumers through increased and appropriate disease and medicine information, informed shared decision making, and adherence to therapy. Parisa’s research has impacted policy and education, and has led to a global initiative on developing medicine information strategies for implementation at national and local levels. She was previously president of APSA, from 2013-2016.

 

Previous APSA Medallists

2017: Professor Christopher Porter, Monash University

2016: Professor Ines Krass, University of Sydney

2015: Professor Sanjay Garg, University of South Australia

2014: Professor Jeff Hughes, Curtin University

2013: Professor Andrew McLachlan, University of Sydney

2012: Emeritus Professor Andrew Gilbert, University of South Australia

2011: Professor Ross McKinnon, Flinders University of South Australia

2010: Professor Allan Evans, University of South Australia

2009: Professor Susan Charman, Monash University

2008: Professor Ian Tucker, University of Otago

2007: Professor Carol Armour, University of Sydney

2006: Professor William Charman, Monash University

2005: Professor Roger Nation, Monash University

2004: Professor Michael Roberts, University of Queensland

2004: Professor Lloyd Sansom, University of South Australia

 

 

 

Previous APSA Lecturers

2018: Dr Susan Semple, University of South Australia

2017: Professor Kevin Batty, Curtin University

2016: Professor Stephen Simpson, University of Sydney

2015: Professor Shane Desselle, Touro University California

2014: Professor Ines Krass, University of Sydney

2012: Professor Gregory Peterson, University of Tasmania

2011: Professor Christopher Porter, Monash University

2010: Professor Andrew Gilbert, University of South Australia

2009: Dr Louis Roller, Monash University

2008: Professor Lloyd Sansom, University of South Australia

2007: Professor Dennis Smith, Pfizer Global Research and Development

2006: Professor Andrew McLachlan, University of Sydney

2005: Professor Susan Tett, University of Queensland

 

 

 

APSA Life Members

2017: Associate Professor Robert Milne, University of South Australia

2016: Dr Des Williams, University of South Australia

2013: Emeritus Professor Basil Roufogalis, University of Sydney

2013: Associate Professor Kay Stewart, Monash University

2013: Professor Peter Stewart, Monash University

2012: Honorary Associate Professor Louis Roller, Monash University

2012: Emeritus Professor Lloyd Sansom, University of South Australia

2012: Emeritus Professor Bruce Sunderland, Curtin University

 

 

 

APSA Presidents

2017 – 0000: Dr Stephanie Reuter Lange, University of South Australia

2013 – 2016: Associate Professor Parisa Aslani, University of Sydney

2009 – 2012: Professor Andrew McLachlan, University of Sydney

2005 – 2008: Professor Ross McKinnon, University of South Australia

2002 – 2004: Professor Susan Charman, Monash University

1998 – 2001: Professor Allan Evans, University of South Australia

0000 – 1998: Professor Ken Brown, University of Sydney