Shaping the Future of the Pharmacy Profession is Leadership in Practice


  • Michael Dooley Editor-in-Chief, Journal of Pharmacy Practice and Research, Australia


student-led journal , pharmacy industry, pharmacy research, undergraduate research, pharmacy competency standards


"Research is a cornerstone of a profession, and the generation and translation of the evidence to inform practice defines a profession." This article explains research's importance in the progression and expansion of the role of future pharmacists. 

Author Biography

Michael Dooley, Editor-in-Chief, Journal of Pharmacy Practice and Research, Australia

Professor Michael Dooley

Director of Pharmacy, Alfred Health, VIC, Australia

Professor of Clinical Pharmacy, Centre for Medicine Use and Safety, Monash University, VIC, Australia

Adjunct Professor, Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine,  School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, VIC, Australia

Editor-in-Chief, Journal of Pharmacy Practice and Research, Australia.


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