UMORE - Pharmacy

Ronald Castelino

Ronald Castelino

Dr Ronald Castelino

Lecturer in Therapeutics and Pharmacy Practice

BPharm, MPharm, PhD

Contact Details

Contact Campus Sandy Bay Campus
Building Pharmacy Building
Room Reference 4006
Telephone +61 3 6226 1032
Fax +61 3 6226 2870

Teaching Responsibilities

Dr Ronald Castelino is a Lecturer In Therapeutics & Pharmacy Practice at Pharmacy, University of Tasmania. He is currently the unit coordinator for Therapeutics 4 A (CSA 406) and Evidence-based Healthcare (CSA 288). In addition, he is also involved in teaching into Therapeutics 3A and 3B (CSA 305/306).

Research Interests

Ron obtained his PhD from the University of Sydney in 2011. His PhD research mainly involved "Quality of Prescribing in Community-Dwelling Older People and the Impact of Home Medicines Reviews". Ron's background includes practice as a renal pharmacist and has a strong research interest around quality use of medicines (QUM) in patients with kidney disease. In addition, his Master's research focussed on the 'Evaluation of Medication-Related Problems in Nephrology'. Ron's other research interests includes Geriatric Pharmacotherapy; Evidence-based Practice; Medication Management Reviews and QUM in cardiovascular disease.

Research Areas

Clinical Pharmacy, Pharmacy Practice