Dr Darshini Siwanandan

Dr Darshini Siwanandan

Lecturer

MPharm, UK
MSc. Pharmacy Practice (Overseas Pharmacist), UK

darshini.siwanandan@taylors.edu.my
Subjects Taught
  • Clinical Pharmacy
  • Pharmacy Practice
Research Interests
  • Hospital Pharmacy Clinical Practice
  • Ambulatory Care Pharmacy Practice Services (specifically in infectious disease and paediatrics)
Scholarly Activities / Industry Experience
  • Hospital Pharmacist with Ministry of Health, Malaysia, 5 years.
  • National Health Service, UK hospital and Community Pharmacy Placements, 2015.
  • Good Clinical Practice Certified, National Health Institute Malaysia, 2012.
  • Malaysian Ministry of Health, Pharmaceutical Services Division, Extemporaneous Formulation committee member; Developed the 2015 Evidence-¬‐ based Extemporaneous Formulation Guide for primary, secondary and tertiary care Malaysian Government Centres.
  • National Pharmaco--economics and Outcome Research Conference poster presenter on knowledge and awareness of pharmacist and technicians on oral extemporaneous preparations for paediatric patients in local hospital.
  • 1st Malaysian National Pharmacy Conference, Hospital Representative, 2014.
Guest Lectures Delivered
  • Speaker on Asthma Updates and its drug delivery device Seminar in Kolej Sains Kesihatan Bersekutu, Sungai Buloh, 2013.
  • Extemporaneous drug preparation and dispensing, hospital level, Sungai Buloh, 2013.
Professional Affiliations
  • Malaysian Board Registered Pharmacist.
  • Malaysian Pharmaceutical Society Member.
  • UK Royal Pharmaceutical Society Member.