Mr Othman Ibrahim Al-Omair - PhD
Sponsored by the Ministry of Higher Education, Saudi Arabia

Supervisors: Dr Nyoman Kurniawan, Prof. Ian Brereton, Prof. Graham Galloway & Prof. Maree Smith

Project Title: Development of magnetic resonance diffusion imaging at 16.4T for application to drug efficacy assessment in the suppression of progressive neurological degeneration in a mouse model of multiple sclerosis

 Ms Nagmeh Asvadi

Ms Naghmeh H. Asvadi  - PhD
International Postgraduate Research Scholarship | UQ Centenary Scholarship

Supervisors: Dr Pete Cabot, Prof. Nick Shaw, Dr Amitha Hewavitharana, Dr Michael Morgan

Project Title: Biotransformation of endogenous opioid peptides within inflamed tissue; A study of their roles in analgesia and inflammation.

Mr Aaron Basing Mr Aaron Basing - PhD
Australian Postgraduate Award

Supervisors:
A/Professor Carl Kirkpatrick, Dr David Herd, A/Professor Bruce Charles and A/Professor Ross Norris

Project Title: Population PK/PD analysis of Fentanyl administered intranasally
Ms Jacqui Bond Ms Jacqui Bond - PhD

Supervisor:
Dr Catherine Manathunga, Ms Caroline Steel & Professor Nick Shaw

Project Title: A qualitative exploration of the factors affecting engagement, learning and academic performance from the perspective of successful CALD (culturally and linguistically diverse) and non-CALD pharmacy students at a research-intensive Australian university
  Mr Utpal Bose - PhD
University of Queensland International Scholarship (UQI)

Supervisors:
Dr Amitha Hewavitharana, Professor Nick Shaw and Prof John Fuerst

Project Title: Study of the chemical diversity of the actinobacteria genus Salinispora, isolated from Great Barrier Reef Sponges
Ms Lu Cao - PhD
International Postgraduate Research Scholarship (IPRS)
UQ Centenary Scholarship

Supervisors:
Professor Tom Gonda

Project Title: Development of peptide inhibitors of the interaction between the Myb oncoprotein and the P300 coactivator as a possible treatment of myeloid leukaemia
Ms Merril Curry Ms Merril Curry - PhD
University of Queensland Research Scholarship (UQRS)

Supervisors:
Professor Sarah Roberts-Thomson & Professor Greg Monteith

Project Title: Overexpression of PMCA2 and how this impacts on breast cancer
Ms Nhung Thi Tuyet Dang

Nhung Thi Tuyet Dang - PhD
International Postgraduate Research Scholarship (IPRS) | UQ Centenary Scholarship

Supervisors:
A/Professor Allan Coombes, Dr Nicholas Davis-Poynter and Dr Mark Turner

Project Title: Polymeric matrix devices for controlled delivery of agents to prevent bacterial and viral infections

Mr Vaskar Das

Mr Vaskar Das - PhD
APA Scholarship

Supervisors:
Professor Maree Smith & Dr Bruce Wyse

Project Title: To establish, validate and characterize a rat model of bone cancer pain using behavioural pain measures and immunohistochemical methods

Ms Jennifer Deuis 

Ms Jennifer Deuis - PhD
APA Scholarship

Supervisors:
Dr Pete Cabot, Dr Irina Vetter and Prof Richard Lewis

Project Title: Novel opioid peptides from inflammatory tissue for the treatment of pain

Mr Girdhar Singh Deora
UQ International Scholarship
 
 
Project Title: Synthesis and evaluation of prodrugs for Alzheimer's disease

Ms Satish Natha Dighe - PhD
UQ International Scholarship (UQI)

Supervisors:
Dr Ben Ross and Dr Thiruma V Arumugam

Project Title: Development of polyphenols with drug-like properties for the treatment of Alzheimer's disease

 

Ms Jane Fischer - PhD

Supervisors:
A/Prof. Alexandra (Zandy) Clavarino & Prof. Jake M. Najman

Project Title: Quality of Life

Mr Chris Freeman

Mr Christopher Freeman - PhD
The Alan Grant-Taylor Memorial Scholarship

Supervisors:
Associate Professor Lisa Nissen, A/Prof. Neil Cottrell & A/Prof. Greg Kyle

Project Title: Integrating a Pharmacist into the Australian General Practice Environment

 

Mr Ian Fredericks - PhD
The Alan Grant-Taylor Memorial Scholarship

Supervisors:
Dr Therese Kairuz, Dr Alex Pudmenzky and Dr Laurence Rossato

Project Title: The Role of the Pharmacist in Optimising Antibiotic Use in the Community

Mr Fabio Pereira Gomes - PhD
International Postgraduate Research Scholarship (IPRS)
UQ Centenary Scholarship

Supervisors:
Dr Amitha Hewavitharana, Dr Karen Whitfield, Dr Pieter Koorts and Professor Nick Shaw

Project Title: Investigate the correlation between the levels of vitamins A, D and E in maternal serum and breast milk with infant serum levels

Mr Andy Hale Mr Andy Hale - PhD

Supervisors:
Associate Professor Lisa Nissen & Dr Ian Coombes

Project Title: The evaluation of the impacts of a doctor - pharmacist collaborative prescribing model on the management of HIV infected patients
  Ms Yaqin (Felicity) Han - PhD
Australian Postgraduate Award Industry (APAI)

Supervisors:
Dr Bruce Wyse, Professor Maree Smith, Dr Kristofer Thurecht and Professor Andrew Whittaker

Project Title: Sustained Release Biopolymer Delivery of a Pain Drug Candidate
Ms Sabariah Noor Harun - PhD
Ministry of Higher Education Malaysia Scholarship
 
Supervisors: Dr Stefanie Hennig
 
Project Title: Disease Progression in Paediatric Cystic Fibrosis Patient
  Ms Van Le Thu Hoang - PhD
Tuition Fee Waiver/Living Allowance Scholarship

Supervisors:
Professor Greg Monteith, Professor Mike Gidley & Associate Professor Ralf Dietzgen

Project Title: Nutritional properties of mango fruits linking genomics to cellular bioactivity
  Ms Banafsheh Sadat Afshar Imani - PhD
International Postgraduate Research Scholarship

Supervisors:
Dr Marie-Odile Parat & Dr Pete Cabot

Project Title: Morphine and breast cancer metastasis
Ms Aisyah Jahidin Ms Aisyah Jahidin - PhD
Universiti Teknologi Mara Scholarships (Malaysia)

Supervisors:
Professor Greg Monteith & Professor Sarah Roberts-Thomson

Project Title: Characterization of calcium transporters identified on potential pharmacological targets in breast cancer
Ms Siti Yusrina Nadihah Jamaludin Ms Siti Yusrina Nadihah Jamaludin - PhD
Ministry of Higher Education Scholarship (Malaysia)

Supervisors:
Professor Sarah Roberts-Thomson, Professor Greg Monteith & Dr Amelia Peters

Project Title: Calcium Signalling Modifying Proteins as Targets for Breast Cancer Therapy
Ms Jing Jing Ms Jing Jing - PhD

Supervisors:
Dr Harry Parekh & Associate Professor Ming Wei

Project Title: Traditional Chinese Medicine - Deciphering their mechanism of action and developing novel drug delivery systems
Mr Srinivas Kantham - PhD
Endeavour Scholarship

Supervisors:
Dr Ben Ross

Project Title: Development of peptide inhibitors to block neuronal uptake of soluble amyloid-beta peptide
Miss Samira Kahbbazi
UQ International Scholarship

Supervisors:
Dr Marie-Odile Parat

Project Title: Development of peptide inhibitors to block neuronal uptake of soluble amyloid-beta peptide
Mr Nemat Khan

Mr Nematullah (Nemat) Khan
UQ International Scholarship (UQI)

Supervisors: Professor Maree Smith and Dr Bruce Wyse

Project Title: Molecular and cellular insights to develop novel therapeutic targets for clinical management of multiple sclerosis-induced neuropathic pain

Mr Saval Khanal
UQ International Scolarship
UQ Centenary Scholarship
 
 
Project Title: Chronic diseases: current and optimal treatment and prescribing patters in Australia and application to Nepal’’
Mr Ganesh Kokil Mr Ganesh Kokil - PhD
UQ International Scholarship

Supervisors:
Dr Harendra Parekh & Dr Rakesh Veedu

Project Title: Development and delivery of novel modified siRNA-based therapeutics against type 2 diabetes
Mr Edward Lee - PhD
Australian Postgraduate Awards (APA)

Supervisors:
Dr Ben Ross

Project Title: Development of inhibitors of the neuronal uptake of toxic amyloid oligomers
  Ms Jane Lee - PhD

Supervisors
: Professor Sarah Roberts-Thomson and Professor Gregory Monteith

Project Title: Secretory pathway calcium and manganese transport in breast cancer cells
Ms Nicole Luk Ms Nicole Luk - PhD

Supervisors
: Professor Sarah Roberts-Thomson & Professor Greg Monteith

Project Title: Altered activity and/or expression of calcium transporters upregulated in specific cancers affect regulation of key calcium dependent transcription factors
Ms Nahid Moghbel - PhD
Australian Postgraduate Award Scholarship (APA)

Supervisors:
A/Professor Kathryn Steadman and Dr Roger Stanley

Project Title: Sorghum as a nutraceutical: 30 deoxyanthocyanins levels and bioavailability
Ms Kelly Mulvogue - Masters

Supervisors:
Dr Alesha Smith, A/Prof. Ian Coombes, Dr Neil Cottrell, Dr Jason Roberts and Dr Shanthi Kanagarajah

Project Title: An evaluation of current prescribing practice in elderly patients
Mr Mannan Munim - PhD
UQ Research Scholarship (UQRS)
 
 
Project Title: Mental health of women and cardiovascular risk across their reproductive life course
  Arjun Muralidharan - PhD
School of Pharmacy International Living Allowance Scholarship

Supervisors:
Professor Maree Smith & Dr Bruce Wyse

Project Title: Pathophysiological mechanisms underpinning tumor-induced bone pain
Brooke Myers - MPhil

Supervisors:
Dr Karen Whitfield, A/Prof. Ian Coombes and Dr Peter Donovan

Project Title: A study to investigate and evaluate the impact of a clinical pharmacist on the safety and quality of the prescribing on a post take ward round.
Zeyad Nassar - PhD
IPRS/UQ Centenary Scholarship


Supervisor: Dr Marie-Odile Parat

Project Title: The role of caveolae proteins in prostate cancer angiogenesis
Ms Tan Hong Chau Nguyen
Mekong 1000 Project Scholarship
 
Supervisor: Dr Ben Ross
 
Project Title: Enzyme-responsive controlled release of drugs from silica nanoparticles
Ms Uyen Nguyen

Ms Uyen Nguyen
APA Scholarship

Supervisors: Dr Neil Cottrell and Dr Adam La Caze

Project title: Improving medication adherence in patients with chronic diseases

  Ms Thi Thanh Thao Nguyen - PhD
Endeavour Scholarship

Supervisors:
Dr Amitha Hewavitharana, Dr Marie-Odile Parat & Prof. Nick Shaw

Project Title: Study of bio-active compounds in carica papaya

Ms Suvimol Niyomnaitham (Jesse) - PhD

Supervisors:
Dr Alesha Smith

Project Title: Do Safety warnings influence prescribing: A Case study using clopidogrel and proton pump inhibitors
 

Ms Samantha Nelis - PhD

Supervisors:
Associate Professor Carl Kirkpatrick, Associate Professor Lisa Nissen & Professor Nick Shaw

Project Title: Metabolism studies of banned drugs in racing animals

 Mr Ming Ni  Mr Ming Ni - PhD
Australian Postgraduate Award

Supervisors:
Dr John Duley & Associate Professor Bruce Charles

Project Title: Clearance of pyrimidines and development of an oral screening test to predict susceptibility to fluoropyrimidine drug toxicity
Ms Christy Noble Ms Christy Noble - PhD
Alan Grant Taylor Memorial Scholarship

Supervisors:
Associate Professor Lisa Nissen

Project Title: Future-proofing pharmacists: National evaluation of undergraduate pharmacy degrees curricula
Ms Zaswiza Binti Mohamad Noor Ms Zaswiza Binti Mohamad Noor - PhD
Ministry of Higher Education Scholarship (Malaysia)

Supervisors: Dr Alesha Smith, A/Prof. Lisa Nissen, Dr Simon Smith & A/Prof. Greg Kyle

Project Title: Improving the management of sleep disorders in the community

Mr Saurabh Pandey
International Postgraduate Research Scholarship
UQ Centenary Scholarship

Supervisors: Dr Amitha Hewavitharana, Dr Marie-Odile Parat and Prof Nick Shaw

Project Title: Study of non polar bio-active compounds in Carica papaya

 

Meenakshi Pathak - PhD
University of Queensland Research Scholarship (UQRS)

Supervisors: A/Prof. Allan Coombes, Dr Mark Turner, Dr Ben Ross and Dr Cheryn Palmer

Project Title: Controlled delivery of novel antibacterials for treatment/prevention of sexually transmitted infections

 

Mrs Elena Pera - PhD
International Postgraduate Research Scholarship (IPRS)
University of Queensland Centennial Scholarship (UQCent)

Supervisors: Prof. Greg Monteith, Prof. Sarah Roberts-Thomson & Dr Sally Firth

Project Title: Calcium signalling and the development of therapeutic resistance in breast cancer cells

 

Ms Pamela Pietrobon - PhD

Supervisors:
Associate Professor Lisa Nissen & Dr Louise Young

Project Title: How can innovative e-learning methods be effectively employed to cater for the educational needs of increasing numbers of medical graduates?

Mr Arjun Poudel

Mr Arjun Poudel - PhD
IPRS Scholarship

Supervisors:
Associate Professor Lisa Nissen

Project Title: A multi-centre intervention aimed at improving the safety and quality of prescribing for patients with congestive heart failure in Australian teaching hospitals

Ms Krishneeta Prakash

Ms Krishneeta Prakash - PhD
Australian Postgraduate Award

Supervisors: Associate Professor Lisa Nissen, A/Prof. Greg Kyle & Dr Simon Smith

Project Title: The efficacy of medication histories in the diagnosis of sleep disorders

Chandramouli Radhakrishnan Mr Chandramouli Radhakrishnan - PhD
Australian Postgraduate Award

Supervisors:
A/Prof. Kathryn Steadman, A/Prof. Lisa Nissen & Dr Julie Cichero

Project Title: Medication swallowing issues in the community
Ms Hemalatha Rajaram Ms Hemalatha Rajaram - PhD
UQ Research Scholarship and UQ International Research Tuition Award (UQRS/UQIRTA)

Supervisors:
Dr Ben Ross

Project Title: Photolabile drug delivery devices
  Ms Nurul Azrin Abd Rahman - PhD
Malaysian Government Scholarship

Supervisors:
Dr Christine Staatz and Prof. Sue Tett

Project Title: Individualizing Immunosuppressant Therapy in Autoimmune Disease to Improve Patient Outcomes

Ms Prarthana Rewatkar - PhD
IPRS/UQ Centenary Scholarship

Supervisors:
Dr Marie-Odile Parat and Dr Harry Parekh

Project Title: The role of caveolae in chemical carrier-mediated cellular delivery

Ms Holly Ross
APA scholarship
 
 
Project TitleInvestigating the relationship between beliefs about medicines and non-adherence in patients with chronic disease using the repertory grid technique
Mr Saad Saeed Al Shehri Mr Saad Saeed Al Shehri - PhD
Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Ministry for Higher Education Scholarship

Supervisors:
Dr John Duley, Associate Professor Bruce Charles, Professor Nick Shaw

Project Title: Purines and pyrimidines in saliva
  Ms Yassmin Samak - PhD
Australian Postgraduate Award

Supervisors: A/Professor Allan Coombes, Professor Tim Florin and A/Professor Andrew Barbour

Project Title: Controlled drug delivery to the colon

Ms Geeta Sandhu Ms Geeta Sandhu

Supervisors:
Dr Stefanie Hennig, Dr Sally Mapp and Dr Christine Carrington

Project Title: The impact of increasing patient weight on the dosing of high dose methotrexate chemotherapy in non-Hodgkin lymphoma
 

Mr Peter Smith - PhD

Supervisors: A/Professor Kathryn Steadman and A/Professor Zandy Clavarino

Project Title: Factors influencing complementary medicine selection by breast cancer patients receiving chemotherapy

Mr Mohammad Soltani

Mohammad Soltani - PhD
UQ Research Scholarship and UQ International Research Tuition Award (UQRS/UQIRTA)

Supervisors: A/Professor Alexandra Clavarino & Dr Mohammad Reza Hayatbakhsh

Project Title: Patterns of subjective sleep quality and medicine use in middle-aged Australian women: Correlates, predictors and consequences

Ms Sonya Stacey

Ms Sonya Stacey - PhD
UQ Research Scholarship


Supervisors:
Dr Karen Whitfield, Dr Ian Coombes and Professor Claire Wainwright

Project Title: Building the paediatric health workforce and assessing the value to patients of advanced practice pharmacists

Ms Teneale Stewart - PhD
NHMRC Biomedical Scholarship

Supervisors:
Prof. Greg Monteith, Prof. Sarah Roberts-Thomson and Dr Amelia Peters

Project Title: Assessment of calcium signaling in breast cancer cells associated with epithelial-mesenchymal transition

 Mr Shahzad Hasan Syed

Mr Shahzad Hasan Syed - PhD
International Postgraduate Research Scholarship (IPRS) and
UQ Centennial Scholarship (UQCent)


Supervisors:
Dr Therese Kairuz and A/Prof. Alexandra Clavarino

Project Title: Inter-professional Collaboration: Effects of Clinical Outcomes and Health-related Quality of Life among Patients with Type-2 Diabetes Mellitus

Amy Tan

Ms Amy Tan - PhD
UQ Tuition Fee Waiver scholarship | UQ Research Scholarship (UQITRA/UQRS)

Supervisors: Dr Lynne Emmerton & Dr Laetitia Hattingh

Project Title: An exploratory study of non-traditional healthcare practitioner roles

Mrs Nor Hidayah Mohd Taufek - PhD
Ministry of Higher Education Malaysia Sponsorship

Supervisors: Dr Karen Whitfield, Professor Nick Shaw and Dr Amitha Hewavitharana

Project Title: To investigate and identify the risk factors for trace element deficiency in full term and premature neonate

Mr Sachin Thakur


Sachin Thakur - PhD
APA Scholarship

Supervisors: Dr Harry Parekh & Dr Marie-Odile Parat

Project Title:
Development and evaluation of a novel delivery system for the treatment of age-related macular degeneration’

Ms Wendy Thompson - PhD

Supervisors: Dr Therese Kairuz, Dr Clair Hughes and Ms Christy Noble

Project Title: Exploring and addressing the challenges of preparing students to become life-long learners

Ms Yady Juliana Manrique Torres (Juliana) - PhD
UQ International Scholarship (UQI)

Supervisors: A/Prof. Kathryn Steadman, Dr Julie Cichero, and A/Prof. Lisa Nissen

Project Title: Quality use of medicines for patients with difficulties swallowing their medications: issues with crushing tables and mixing with thickened fluids

Mr Karnaker Tupally

Mr Karnaker Reddy Tupally- PhD
UQ International Scholarship (UQI)

Supervisors: Dr Harry Parekh and Dr Defang Ouyang

Project Title: Design, synthesis and evaluation of bioreducible peptide-dendrimer formulations for gene delivery

Mr Suresh Kumar Veliyath
IPRS/UQ Centenary Scholarship

Supervisors: Dr Ben Ross

Project Title: Screening and lead optimization of molecules for the treatment of Alzheimer's disease

Dr Angela Williams - PhD

Supervisors:
A/Professor Bruce Charles, A/Professor Ross Norris, Dr Helen Liley & Dr Rod Hunt

Project Titlle: Pharmacokinetics of selected anticonvulsant medications in newborn infants with hypoxic ischaemic encephalopathy undergoing treatment with therapeutic hypothermia

Ms Chin Lin Wong

Ms Chin Lin Wong - PhD

Supervisors:
Dr Bruce Wyse and Prof. Maree Smith

Project Titlle: Skin sensitisation prediction by using high throughput in vitro screening methods

Mr James Wood - PhD

Supervisors: A/Prof. Kathryn Steadman
 
Project title:Implications of dormancy, provenance and storage on conservation and restoration of wild plant species”

Mr Ren-Ming (Mark) Yang - PhD
International Postgraduate Research Scholarship (IPRS)
UQ Centenary Scholarship

Supervisors:
Professor Tom Gonda and Dr Partha Mitra

Project Titlle: Role of the MYB oncogene and its targets in breast cancer stem cells.

Ms Kunsala Yapa - PhD
University of Queensland Research Scholarship (UQRS)

Supervisors:
Professor Greg MonteithProfessor Sarah Roberts-Thomson and Dr Amelia Peters

Project Titlle: Characterization of calcium channels and pumps as therapeutic targets in basal breast cancer

Ms Kathleen Yin - PhD

Supervisors:
Dr Irina Vetter and Dr Pete Cabot

Project Titlle: Understanding the fundamental molecular basis of sensory perception and pain

 

 

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