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PROFESSOR ZUBIN AUSTIN

BScPhm, MBA, MISc, Med, PhD. Professor, Academic Director, Centre for Practice Excellence.
The Murray B. Koffler Chair in Pharmacy Management,
Canada.

Biography

Zubin Austin is full Professor, inaugural holder of the Koffler Chair in Management, and the Academic Director of the Centre for Practice Excellence at the Leslie Dan Faculty of Pharmacy at the University of Toronto (Canada). His research focuses on the professional and personal development of the health human resources workforce. He has published over 120 peer reviewed manuscripts and authored three textbooks, including the recent Pharmacy Practice Research Methods reference. He has won awards for his research from national and international organizations, and in 2017 he was awarded a Fellowship with the Canadian Academy of the Health Sciences, the highest award for health researchers in Canada. He is also an award winning teacher, having received the Province of Ontario’s Leadership in Faculty Teaching Award, the University of Toronto’s President’s Teaching Award, and he has been named the Professor of the Year by undergraduate students on 17 separate occasions.