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Personal profile

Biography

Dr Amy Page is a research fellow and NHMRC Early Career Fellow, Centre for Medicine Use and Safety, Monash University.  She is also Lead Pharmacist Rehabilitation Aged and Community Care at Alfred Health; Adjunct senior research fellow at the School of Allied Health, University of Western Australia; practice pharmacist at Emerald Medical Centre.

Dr Page's research interests primarily relate to medicines safety and the quality use of medicines for older people, particularly those with dementia or chronic diseases or using polypharmacy.  She has published over 30 articles in scientific journals and received over $1 million in research funding.  She is an assistant editor for the Journal of Pharmacy Practice and Research, supervised three completed masters theses and is currently supervising two PhDs and one masters research projects. She has presented on medicine safety and the quality use of medicines for older people nationally and internationally.

She continues to practice clinically as one of the first Australian pharmacists to work within a general practice to optimise medicines use among people with multimorbidty and polypharmacy. She has been in this role since 2015, and is recognised as one of Australia's leading pharmacists in interdisciplinary practice and general practice.  Additionally, she is the Lead Pharmacist Rehabilitation Aged and Community Care Services at Alfred Health where she is responsible for delivering pharmacy services in the outreach care program known as Hospital Admission Risk Program (HARP).

Dr Page contributes broadly to the profession including as a state branch committee member and multiple national committees, including Choosing Wisely committee, for the peak body for pharmacists, the Pharmaceutical Society of Australia (PSA). She is Victoria's youngest fellow of the PSA and credentialled as an Advanced Practice Pharmacist. She was honoured to be named PSA’s 2015 Young Pharmacist of the Year.

Research area keywords

  • deprescribing
  • polypharmacy
  • multimorbidity
  • quality use of medicines
  • older adults
  • dementia

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Projects

Research Output

Choosing Wisely: Sedatives

Campbell, C., Page, A., Edwards, S., Moles, R., Lee, K., Pisano, A., Jackson, S. L. & Freeman, C. R., May 2019, Australian Pharmacist, 38, 4, p. 70-71 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticleOther

Choosing Wisely: Antibiotics

Campbell, C., Page, A., Edwards, S., Moles, R., Lee, K., Pisano, A., Jackson, S. L. & Freeman, C. R., 2019, In : Australian Pharmacist. 38, 5, p. 20-21 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview ArticleOther

Choosing Wisely: Polypharmacy

Campbell, C., Page, A., Edwards, S., Moles, R., Lee, K., Pisano, A., Jackson, S. L. & Freeman, C., 2019, Australian Pharmacist, 38, 3, p. 76-78 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticleOther

Crohn's & Colitis Australia inflammatory bowel disease audit: measuring the quality of care in Australia

Massuger, W., Moore, G. TC., Andrews, J. M., Kilkenny, M. F., Reyneke, M., Knowles, S., Purcell, L., Alex, G., Buckton, S., Page, A. T., Stocks, N., Cameron, D., Manglaviti, F. & Pavli, P., 1 Jul 2019, In : Internal Medicine Journal. 49, 7, p. 859-866 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

1 Citation (Scopus)

Polypharmacy in older Australians: A population based study (2006-2017): a population-based study

Page, A., Falster, M. O., Litchfield, M., Pearson, S. A. & Etherton-Beer, C. D., 2019, In : Medical Journal of Australia. p. 71-75 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

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5 Citations (Scopus)

Prizes

Advanced Practice Pharmacist

Amy Page (Recipient), 2015

Prize: Other distinction

AGENDA SETTERS: AMY PAGE

Amy Page (Recipient), 21 Sep 2018

Prize: National/international honour

Australian Young Pharmacist of the Year

Amy Page (Recipient), 2015

Prize: National/international honour

Fellow of the Pharmaceutical Society of Australia

Amy Page (Recipient), 2015

Prize: Election to learned society

MOST INFLUENTIAL PEOPLE IN PHARMACY: AMY PAGE

Amy Page (Recipient), 1 Oct 2019

Prize: National/international honour

Activities

  • 3 Editorial responsibility
  • 2 External HDR Supervision

Pharmacy (Journal)

Amy Page (Guest editor)
1 Oct 2020

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesEditorial responsibility

Australian Pharmacist (Journal)

Amy Page (Editorial board member)
2019 → …

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesEditorial responsibility

Deanna Mills, Enhancing Quality in Pharmacy Practice (EQIPP)

Amy Page (Fellow), Jacinta L. Johnson (Fellow), Rhonda Clifford (Fellow), Sandra Salter (Supervisor), Kenneth Lee (Fellow), Danielle D'Lima (Fellow)
2019 → …

Activity: External Academic EngagementExternal HDR Supervision

Alex (Joon Soo) Park

Estie Kruger (Fellow), Marc Tennant (Fellow), Amy Page (Fellow)
2018 → …

Activity: External Academic EngagementExternal HDR Supervision

Journal of Pharmacy Practice and Research (Journal)

Amy Page (Editorial board member)
2017 → …

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesEditorial responsibility

Press / Media

Embracing change: Menopause and hormone therapy

Amy Page

1/03/20

1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Expert Comment

10 Things You Need to Know About Taking Too Many Medications

Amy Page

2/02/20

1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Article/Feature

ABC Radio Melbourne - Afternoons with Jacinta Parsons

Amy Page

23/01/20

1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Profile/Interview

Antipsychotics and their hidden role in brain injury

Amy Page

21/01/20

1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Expert Comment