Dr Meng-Wong Taing

Lecturer

School of Pharmacy
Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences
m.taing@uq.edu.au
+61 7 334 61988

Overview

Dr Meng-Wong Taing (Wong) graduated from the University of Queensland with a Bachelor of Pharmacy (with Honours Class 1) in 2002, Graduate Certificate in Technology Innovation Management in 2012, and a PhD in Pharmacy in 2013. After completion of his PhD he worked as a Post-Doctoral Researcher at the Translation Research Institute (TRI) investigating novel drug candidates for the treatment of Type 2 Diabetes and Obesity. In 2014, Wong joined the School of Pharmacy as a Lecturer and was awarded the Dean’s commendation for Research Higher Degree Excellence. Meng-Wong’s current research themes have a strong commitment in facilitating extended roles for pharmacists and other health care providers to improve patient outcomes. He is particularly interested in further developing evidence for pharmacists working in collaborative oral healthcare models in Australia.

Dr Meng-Wong Taing is an Affiliate Lecturer at the Mater Research Institute, and is a Lecturer at the School of Pharmacy, University of Queensland (UQ). Dr Meng-Wong Taing teaches Quality Use of Medicines within the UQ Master of Nurse Practitioner Studies program and is the 1st year course coordinator for PHRM1020 Data Analysis & Professional Practice.

Qualifications

  • Graduate Certificate in Technology and Innovation, The University of Queensland
  • Bachelor of Pharmacy with Honours Class 1, The University of Queensland
  • Doctor of Philosophy, The University of Queensland

Publications

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Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy

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Available Projects

  • Suited to students interested in a career within pharmacy practice/primary healthcare research.

    There is a need for new and expanded pharmacy professional services within communities, as supported by Governmental healthcare agreements and professional bodies. This project will predominatnely utilise mixed quantitative and qualitative methods, and will be undertaken in collaboration with the School of Dentistry.

    Contact m.taing@uq.edu.au for more information.

  • Projects are suited to students interested in a career in biomedical research and/or pharmaceutical industry research and development

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Publications

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Other Outputs

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

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Possible Research Projects

Note for students: The possible research projects listed on this page may not be comprehensive or up to date. Always feel free to contact the staff for more information, and also with your own research ideas.

  • Suited to students interested in a career within pharmacy practice/primary healthcare research.

    There is a need for new and expanded pharmacy professional services within communities, as supported by Governmental healthcare agreements and professional bodies. This project will predominatnely utilise mixed quantitative and qualitative methods, and will be undertaken in collaboration with the School of Dentistry.

    Contact m.taing@uq.edu.au for more information.

  • Projects are suited to students interested in a career in biomedical research and/or pharmaceutical industry research and development