Personal profile

Biography

Wei Jin is a Certified Geriatric Pharmacist with the Board of Pharmacy Specialties. Graduating in 2009 from the University of South Australia, he has worked primarily in Australia across various settings, as a community pharmacist, a clinical pharmacist in hospital and recently as an accredited pharmacist performing medication reviews within the broader aged care system working collaboratively with geriatricians and GPs.

He is also part of the WHO Global Patient Safety Network, helping to support WHO’s Third Global Patient Safety Challenge: tackling medication-related harm. He also served as a Clinical Reference Lead supporting Australia’s National Digital Health Strategy in its implementation of My Health Record, a Commonwealth Government initiative. He has also helped provide educational services to aged care homes to support the quality use of medicines. On a personal level, he has a growing interest in the use of technology in improving healthcare services having contributed in various multi-disciplinary settings.

Research interests

  • Clinical Pharmacy -  Geriatrics
  • Public Health
  • Patient Safety
  • Health Economics
  • Digital Health

Monash teaching commitment

  • PHR5052 - Inquiry and Innovation methods
  • PHR4061 - Student Experiential Placements II
  • PHR3041 - Comprehensive Care: Blood, Brain and Cancers
  • PHR2011 - Professional Practice III
  • PHR2012 - Professional Practice IV

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being

Research area keywords

  • Aged care
  • Public health
  • Health economics
  • Health technology

Collaborations and top research areas from the last five years

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