The School of Pharmacy and Life Sciences has built up a vibrant research community in partnership with the NHS in Scotland and other universities and institutions, engaged in evidence-based-practice to meet the demand for clinical effectiveness and good practice. Working collaboratively with staff from RGU's Schools of Nursing and Midwifery, Applied Social Studies, and Health Sciences, the School hosts multi-disciplinary research that focuses its activities on addressing major issues around the diagnosis, prevention, treatment, care and welfare of patients, as well as key environmental and bioscience areas.
Areas of particular interest include:
Clinical and sports biomechanics;
Pharmacy practice research.
Head of School: Prof Donald Cairns