Dr Marea Patounas

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Faculty of Health,
School of Clinical Sciences

Personal details


Faculty of Health,
School of Clinical Sciences


medication reviews, pharmacy practice, Quality Use of Medicines, health services research, interprofessional research, qualitative research


Pharmacology and Pharmaceutical Sciences

Field of Research code, Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification (ANZSRC), 2008


  • Doctor of Philosophy (Queensland University of Technology)
  • Bachelor of Pharmacy (University of Queensland)
  • AACPA (Australian Association of Consultant Pharmacy)

Professional memberships and associations

Awarded Senior Fellow of Higher Education Academy (SFHEA)

Awarded Associate Fellow of Higher Education Academy (AFHEA) - Indigenous

Australian Association of Consultant Pharmacy (AACPA) - Accredited to Perform Medication Reviews

Pharmaceutical Society of Australia (PSA)


Lead, Interprofessional Education (IPE) Programs, School of Clinical Sciences, Faculty of Health.

Since 2011, Marea has led and coordinated multiple programs which focus on IPE and Quality Use of Medicines (QUM) including:

  • Coordinator CSB111 - Foundations of Clinical Practice - a first year interprofessional unit for Faculty of Health, spanning across health disciplines of paramedicine, pharmacy, podiatry, medical radiation sciences, nursing/paramedicine.
  • Coordinator CSB601 - Introduction to Clinical Therapeutics for Health - an undergraduate interprofessional unit for students including paramedicine, nursing, podiatry.
  • Coordinator NSN430 - Clinical Therapeutics for Health - postgraduate online program for registered nurses.
  • Coordinator NSN432 - Quality Use of Medicines (QUM) and Safe Prescribing - postgraduate online program for registered nurses.
  • Coordinator QUT Allied Health Prescribing Training Program - a collaboration with Allied Health Professions' Office of Queensland (AHPOQ) - select allied health (registered physiotherapists, pharmacists) learn to prescribe in this postgraduate CPD program.

Since 2011, extensive teaching experience in undergraduate, postgraduate, CPD My Community  programs administered by School of Clinical Sciences, Faculty of Health. These programs included interprofessional units and School of Nursing programs.

Teaching experience also includes publications and presentations from various QUT Faculty of Health teaching programs.

See ePrints https://eprints.qut.edu.au/view/person/Patounas,_Marea.html

Awarded SFHEA (Senior Fellow Higher Education Academy) in January 2019.

Selected publications

QUT ePrints

For more publications by Marea, explore their research in QUT ePrints (our digital repository).

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