Dr. Elaine Tan
BPharm MPS PhD
Graduated from Monash University with a Bachelor of Pharmacy, Honours degree. She also holds a Doctor of Philosophy in Pharmacy (PhD) from Monash University. Her PhD thesis is about “off-label and unlicensed drug use”. Elaine has extensive experience in the academic environment. She worked as a Lecturer with The University of Melbourne for many years.
Recently, Elaine decided to have a career change. She gained knowledge and practical experience in compounding pharmacy and has been working in this area of pharmacy for the past five years. She has particular interests in compounding medicines for humans such as in dermatology, women’s and men’s health, nutritional and hormonal medicine, pain management, paediatric and dental health, and helicobacter pylori eradication program medicines. She enjoys the diversity, depth and complexities that compounding pharmacy brings and values the provision of quality and customisable care and service to patients and other health-care providers.
When Elaine isn’t at the pharmacy, she enjoys travelling, playing tennis and spending precious time with her beautiful boys.