Professor Michael Roberts

Prof Clinical Pharm & Therapeutics

The University of Queensland Diamantina Institute
Faculty of Medicine
m.roberts@uq.edu.au
+61 7 344 38032

Overview

Mike Roberts is a NHMRC Senior Principal Research Fellow, Professor of Therapeutics & Pharmaceutical Science at the University of South Australia and Professor of Clinical Pharmacology & Therapeutics at The University of Queensland. He is also Director of the Therapeutics Research Centre based in the Translational Research Institute at the Princess Alexandra Hospital in Brisbane and in the Basil Hetzel Institute at The Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Adelaide.

Qualifications

  • Master of Business Administration, The University of Queensland
  • Fellow, Australian College of Pharmacy
  • Doctor of Philosophy, The University of Sydney
  • Master of Science, The University of Sydney
  • BPharm, The University of Adelaide

Publications

  • Wang, Haolu, Zhang, Run, Bridle, Kim R., Jayachandran, Aparna, Thomas, James A., Zhang, Wenzhu, Yuan, Jingli, Xu, Zhi Ping, Crawford, Darrell H. G., Liang, Xiaowen, Liu, Xin and Roberts, Michael S. (2017) Two-photon dual imaging platform for in vivo monitoring cellular oxidative stress in liver injury. Scientific Reports, 7 . doi:10.1038/srep45374

  • Roberts, M. S., Mohammed, Y., Pastore, M. N., Namjoshi, S., Yousef, S., Alinaghi, A., Haridass, I. N., Abd, E., Leite-Silva, V. R., Benson, H. A. E. and Grice, J. E. (2017) Topical and cutaneous delivery using nanosystems. Journal of Controlled Release, 247 86-105. doi:10.1016/j.jconrel.2016.12.022

  • Berling, Ingrid, Mostafa, Ahmed, Grice, Jeffrey E., Roberts, Michael S. and Isbister, Geoffrey K. (2017) Warfarin poisoning with delayed rebound toxicity. Journal of Emergency Medicine, 52 2: 194-196. doi:10.1016/j.jemermed.2016.05.068

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Supervision

  • (2017) Doctor Philosophy

  • Doctor Philosophy

  • Doctor Philosophy

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Publications

Book

Book Chapter

  • Liu, X., Wang, H., Liang, X. and Roberts, M. S. (2017). Hepatic metabolism in liver health and disease. In Pablo Muriel (Ed.), Liver Pathophysiology: Therapies and Antioxidants (pp. 391-400) Cambridge, United Kingdom: Academic Press.

  • Thorling, Camilla A., Holmes, Amy, Studier, Hauke, Liu, David, Liang, Xiaowen and Roberts, Michael S. (2016). Multiphoton and fluorescence lifetime imaging microscopy in studying nanoparticle pharmacokinetics in skin and liver. In Stefan G. Stanciu (Ed.), Multiphoton and fluorescence lifetime imaging microscopy in studying nanoparticle pharmacokinetics in skin and liver (pp. 107-123) Rijeka, Croatia: InTech. doi:10.5772/63452

  • Kuswahyuning, Rina, Grice, Jeffery E., Moghimi, Hamid R. and Roberts, Michael S. (2015). Formulation effects in percutaneous absorption. In Nina Dragicevic and Howard I. Maibach (Ed.), Percutaneous penetration enhancers chemical methods in penetration enhancement : drug manipulation strategies and vehicle effects (pp. 109-134) Berlin / Heidelberg, Germany: Springer. doi:10.1007/978-3-662-45013-0_9

  • Anissimov, Yuri G. and Roberts, Michael S. (2014). Mathematical models for topical and transdermal drug products. In Vinod P. Shah, Howard I. Maibach and John Jenner (Ed.), Topical drug bioavailability, bioequivalence, and penetration 2nd ed. (pp. 249-298) New York, NY, United States: Springer. doi:10.1007/978-1-4939-1289-6_15

  • Grice, Jeffrey E., Prow, Tarl W., Kendall, Mark A. F. and Roberts, Michael S. (2012). Electrical and physical methods of skin penetration enhancement. In Heather A. E. Benson and Adam C. Watkinson (Ed.), Topical and transdermal drug delivery: Principles and practice (pp. 43-65) Hoboken, NJ, United States: John Wiley & Sons. doi:10.1002/9781118140505.ch3

  • Grice, Jeffrey E., Zhang, Qian and Roberts, Michael S. (2010). Chemical structure-skin transport relationships. In Nancy A. Monteiro-Riviere (Ed.), Toxicology of the skin (pp. 55-68) New York , NY, U.S.A.: Informa Healthcare USA. doi:10.3109/9781420079180

  • Dancik, Yuri, Thompson, Camilla, Krishnan, Gayathri and Roberts, Michael S. (2010). Cutaneous metabolism and active transport in transdermal drug delivery. In Nancy A. Monteiro-Riviere, A. Wallace Hayes, John A. Thomas and Donald E. Gardner (Ed.), Toxicology of the skin (pp. 69-82) New York , NY, U.S.A.: Informa Healthcare USA.

  • Kruger, P., Liu, X. and Roberts, M. S. (2009). Optimizing drug dosing in the ICU. In (pp. 859-869) Berlin, Germany: Springer. doi:10.1007/978-3-540-92276-6

  • Dancik, Yuri, Jepps, Owen G. and Roberts, Michael S. (2008). Beyond stratum corneum. In Michael S. Roberts and Kenneth A. Walters (Ed.), Dermal absorption and toxicity assessment 2nd ed. (pp. 209-250) New York, USA: Informa Healthcare.

  • Whitehouse, M., Sarkar, M. and Roberts, M.S. (2008). Drugs for Pain and Inflammation. In Walters, K.A. and Roberts, M.S. (Ed.), Dermatologic, Cosmeceutic, and Cosmetic Development -Therapeutic and Novel Approaches (pp. 215-241) USA: Informa Healthcare.

  • Roberts, M.S. and Walters, K.A. (2008). Human Skin Morphology and Dermal Absorption. In Roberts, M.S. and Walters, K.A. (Ed.), Dermal Absorption and Toxicity Assessment 2nd ed. (pp. 1-16) USA: Informa Healthcare.

  • Kanikkannan, N., Bonner, M., Singh, J. and Roberts, M.S. (2008). Iontophoresis. In Walters, K.A. and Roberts, M.S. (Ed.), Dermatologic, Cosmeceutic, and Cosmetic Development -Therapeutic and Novel Approaches (pp. 517-535) USA: Informa Healthcare.

  • Dancik, Y., Jepps, O. and Roberts, M. S. (2008). Physiologically based pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics of skin. In Michael S. Roberts and Kenneth A. Walters (Ed.), Dermal Absorption and Toxicity Assessment 2nd ed. (pp. 179-207) USA: Informa Healthcare.

  • Roberts, M.S., Bouwstra, J., Pirot, F. and Falson, F. (2008). Skin Hydration - A Key Determinant in Topical Absorption. In Walters, K.A. and Roberts, M.S. (Ed.), Dermatologic, Cosmeceutic, and Cosmetic Development -Therapeutic and Novel Approaches (pp. 115-128) USA: Informa Healthcare.

  • Roberts, M.S. and Walters, K.A. (2008). Skin Structure, Pharmaceuticals, Cosmetics, and the Efficacy of Topically Applied Agents. In Walters, K.A. and Roberts, M.S. (Ed.), Dermatologic, Cosmeceutic, and Cosmetic Development -Therapeutic and Novel Approaches (pp. 1-10) USA: Informa Healthcare.

  • Roberts, M.S., Gierden, A., Riviere, Jim E and Monteiro-Riviere, Nancy. A (2008). Solvent and Vehicle Effects on the Skin. In Roberts, M.S. and Walters, K.A. (Ed.), Dermal Absorption and Toxicity Assessment 2nd ed. (pp. 433-447) USA: Informa Healthcare.

  • Cross, Sheree and Roberts, Michael (2006). Dermal blood flow, lymphatics, and binding as determinants of topical absorption, clearance and distribution. In Jim Edmond Riviere (Ed.), Dermal Absorption Models in Toxicology and Pharmacology (pp. 251-281) Boca Raton Florida, USA: Taylor & Francis.

  • Roberts, M. S. and Anissimov, Y. (2005). Mathematical models in peercutaneous absorption. In Robert L Bronaugh and Howard I Maibach (Ed.), Percutaneous Absorption 4th ed. (pp. 1-44) USA: Taylor & Francis Group.

  • Walters, K. and Roberts, M. S. (2005). Percutaneous absorption of sunscreens. In Robert L Bronaugh and Howard I Maibach (Ed.), Percutaneous Absorption 4th ed. (pp. 681-700) USA: Taylor & Francis Group.

  • Cross, S.E., Anissimov, Y. and Roberts, M. S. (2005). The skin reservoir for topically applied solutes. In Robert L Bronaugh and Howard I Maibach (Ed.), Percutaneous Absorption 4th ed. (pp. 213-234) USA: Taylor & Francis Group.

  • Graham, G. G., Roberts, Michael S., Day, R. O. and Rainsford, K. D. (2004). Pharmacokinetics and metabolism of the salicylates. In K.D. Rainsford (Ed.), Aspirin and related drugs (pp. 97-155) London, U.K.: Taylor & Francis.

Journal Article

Conference Publication

Grants (Administered at UQ)

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

    Other advisors:

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

    Other advisors:

  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

    Other advisors:

  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

Completed Supervision