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Career Summary

Qualifications

  • PhD, University of Tasmania, 12/08/2000
  • Registered Pharmacist, Pharmacists Board of Queensland
  • Bachelor of Pharmacy (Honours), University of Tasmania, 12/12/1991

Research

Research keywords

  • Clinical Pharmacokinetics
  • Rural and Remote Health

Research expertise

Basic and Clinical Pharmacokinetics.

Pharmaceutical Care delivery into rural and remote Australia

Delivery of Primary Health Care by health professionals, including Ambulance officers, Nurses, Pharmacists and allied health staff

Fields of Research

CodeDescriptionPercentage
119999Medical And Health Sciences Not Elsewhere Classified100

Invitations

External Reviewer
new Zealand and Australian Pharmacy Schools Accreditation Committee, Australia (External Reviewer - Programs.)
2007

Administrative

Administrative expertise

Head of Discipline and Pharmacy Program Convenor at JCU (2001-2002) and Universitu of Newcastle (2006)

Program Convenor (Uinversity of Newcastle 2007- )

A/Director of Mt Isa Hospital Pharmacy (2005)

Therapeutics Advisory Service and Research Team Leader, Mater Pharmacy Services (1996-2000)

Teaching

Teaching keywords

  • Pharmacokinetics
  • Pharmacy
  • Rural and Remote Health
  • Therapeutic Drug Monitoring
  • Therapeutics

Teaching expertise

Basic and Clinical Pharmacokinetics

Extemporaneous Dispensing

Pharmacotherapeutics

Pharmacy Practice, including forsenics

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Publications

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Journal article (15 outputs)

YearCitationAltmetricsLink
2011Gilligan C, Outram S, Rasiah RL, Cooper J, 'Exploring the attitudes of pharmacy students to clinical communications training', Focus on Health Professional Education, 13 25-36 (2011) [C1]
2010Peterson GM, Fitzmaurice KD, Rasiah RL, Kruup H, 'Marketing of rural and remote pharmacy practice via the digital medium', Journal of Clinical Pharmacy and Therapeutics, 35 409-414 (2010) [C1]
2010Peterson GM, Fitzmaurice KD, Kruup H, Jackson SL, Rasiah RL, 'Cardiovascular risk screening program in Australian community pharmacies', Pharmacy World & Science, 32 373-380 (2010) [C1]
2004Jackson SL, Bereznicki LR, Peterson GM, Marsden KA, Jupe DM, Vial JH, et al., 'Accuracy and clinical usefulness of the near-patient testing CoaguCheck S international normalised ratio monitor in rural medical practice', Australian Journal of Rural Health, 12 137-142 (2004) [C1]
2004Vanghan F, Rasiah RL, 'Immunisation and the cold chain', Australian Pharmacist, 23 388-390 (2004) [C3]
2003Peterson GM, Naunton M, Rasiah RL, 'Pharmacy students career aspirations and attitudes towards their chosen profession', Australian Pharmacist, 22 391-397 (2003) [C1]
2001Chuan FS, Charles BG, Boyle RK, Rasiah RL, 'Population pharmacokinetics of magnesium in preeclampsia', Am J Obstet Gynecol, 185(3) 593-599 (2001) [C1]
2001Hussein R, Charles BG, Morris RG, Rasiah RL, 'Population pharmacokinetics of perhexiline from very sparse, routine monitoring data', THERAPEUTIC DRUG MONITORING, 23 636-643 (2001)
1999Bernus I, Roberts MS, Rasiah RL, Mortimer RH, 'Statistical moments for placental transfer of solutes in man', JOURNAL OF PHARMACY AND PHARMACOLOGY, 51 1381-1389 (1999)
1997Westhuyzen J, Graham SD, Rasiah RL, Saltissi D, 'Simplified sizing of low-density lipoprotein using polyacrylamide gradient gel electrophoresis of plasma', EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF CLINICAL CHEMISTRY AND CLINICAL BIOCHEMISTRY, 35 17-19 (1997)
1997Rasiah RL, Addison RS, Roberts MS, Mortimer RH, 'An isolated perfused human placental lobule model for multiple indicator dilution studies', JOURNAL OF PHARMACOLOGICAL AND TOXICOLOGICAL METHODS, 38 19-25 (1997)
1993MACPHERSON RD, RASIAH RL, MCLEOD LJ, 'PROPOFOL ATTENUATES THE MYOGENIC RESPONSE OF VASCULAR SMOOTH-MUSCLE', ANESTHESIA AND ANALGESIA, 76 822-829 (1993)
1992MACPHERSON RD, RASIAH RL, MCLEOD LJ, 'INTRAARTERIAL PROPOFOL IS NOT DIRECTLY TOXIC TO VASCULAR ENDOTHELIUM', ANESTHESIOLOGY, 76 967-971 (1992)
1991MACPHERSON RD, MCLEOD LJ, RASIAH RL, 'MYOGENIC RESPONSE OF ISOLATED PRESSURIZED RABBIT EAR ARTERY IS INDEPENDENT OF ENDOTHELIUM', AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PHYSIOLOGY, 260 H779-H784 (1991)
1991MacPherson RD, McLeod LJ, Rasiah RL, 'Myogenic response of isolated pressurized rabbit ear artery is independent of endothelium', American Journal of Physiology - Heart and Circulatory Physiology, 260 (1991)
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Conference (1 outputs)

YearCitationAltmetricsLink
2010Cooper J, Gilligan C, Outram S, Rasiah RL, 'Communication skills training in health programs at the University of Newcastle, Australia', International Conference on Communication in Healthcare 2010, Verona, Italy (2010) [E3]

Creative Work (1 outputs)

YearCitationAltmetricsLink
2013Croft H, Nesbitt KV, Rasiah R, Cooper J, Arrighi G, Joyce B, McGuire B, Communication Scenario: Over the Counter Dispensing of the Emergency Contraceptive Pill (Video and Animation - in 3 parts) (2013)
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Grants and Funding

Summary

Number of grants1
Total funding$300,000

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2004 (1 grants)

Establishment of a Paramedical Academic within a UDRH $300,000
Funding Body: Queensland Government and Queensland Ambulance Service

SchemeRole
Budget cycle 2004Chief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$300,00020042007
GNo:22334071
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Research Supervision

Number of current supervisions0

For supervisions undertaken at an institution other that the University of Newcastle, the institution name is listed below the program name.

Past Supervision

YearProgramSupervisor TypeResearch Title
2011PhD(Experimental Pharmacology)Co-SupervisorEvidence-Based Reimbursement Decision-Making in Asia-Pacific Region: Transferability of the Economic Evaluation Between Different Jurisdictions
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Associate Professor Rohan Rasiah

Work Phone(02) 4921 5691
Fax(02) 4921 7903
Email
PositionAssociate Professor
Pharmacy
School of Biomedical Sciences and Pharmacy
Faculty of Health and Medicine
The University of Newcastle, Australia
Focus AreaPharmacy and Experimental Pharmacology
Office
MS109,
Medical Sciences,
Callaghan
University Drive
Callaghan NSW 2308
Australia
URL:www.newcastle.edu.au/profile/rohan-rasiah
Linkhttp://www.newcastle.edu.au/school/biomedical-science/staff/RohanRasiah.html