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Dr

Snezana Kusljic

Senior Lecturer (Nursing)
medication safety
animal models
quality use of medicines
illicit substances
neurotransmission
science & technology
life sciences & biomedicine
male
animals
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Dr

Snezana Kusljic

 
Division
Medicine, Dentistry And Health Sciences
 
Primary Interest
Pharmacology
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Dr

Snezana Kusljic

 

Snezana is a pharmacologist with considerable expertise and knowledge in clinical applications of pharmacology and medication safety. She is Lead for Pharmacology learning and teaching and senior bioscience expert in the Department of Nursing.

Her research focuses on medication safety and quality use of medicines encapsulating both clinical aspects and scientific principles behind health, disease and human ageing process. Additionally, Snezana holds an honorary position as a Senior Research Fellow at The Florey Institute of Neuroscience and Mental Health which allows her to maintain a research recency in neuro-psychopharmacology (her subspecialty area). Therefore, her research activities are conducted in a wide range of settings, from bench to bedside and community. Snezana has extensive experience in animal behavioural models with relevance to psychiatric disorders, receptor pharmacology and biochemical techniques (bench research) and in clinical audits, prospective and observational studies (clinical research). To date, Snezana has completed over 40 peer reviewed publications in scholarly journals, book chapters, invited commentaries and expert reports. She is a Graduate Research Coordinator for the Department of Nursing and Chair of Human Advisory Ethics Group, School of Health Sciences.

Scholarly Works

Displaying the 44 most recent scholarly works by Snezana Kusljic.

Honours, Awards and Fellowships

2019

MDHS Award for Sustained Excellence in Learning and Teaching

2016

iiNurse Runner up - International E-Learning Award (academic) in the mobile learning category

2015

Melbourne School of Health Sciences Award for Consistently High Student Evaluation Scores

2010

GEM Scott Grant for Teaching Excellence

2007

ASCEPT New Investigator travel Award

ASCEPT

2004

Lundbeck Young Researcher Grant

Lundbeck

2003

Student Travel Award

Australian Neuroscience Society

2002

Lady June Zeidler Student Travel Award

Mental Health Research Institute of Victoria

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Awards

Credentials

Positions


Senior Lecturer (Nursing)

Nursing

Neuroscience Users Group

Australasian Neuroscience Society

Autonomic Neuroscience Users Group

International Society for Autonomic Neuroscience

Pharmacology Users Group

Australasian Society of Clinical and Experimental Pharmacologists and Toxicologist (ASCEPT)

Education


Doctor of Philosophy

University of Melbourne

Bachelor of Science (Honours)

University of Melbourne