The Department of Pharmacy Practice and Clinical Pharmacy is an academic department within the School of Pharmacy, University of Ghana. The Department is responsible for the teaching, practice and research in all aspects of Clinical and Social Pharmacy. 

Research areas

  • Psychosocial determinants of response to medication and other treatments
  • Understanding and optimising medication related behaviours including adherence
  • Complementary and alternative medicine in healthcare
  • Assessment of patients’ perceptions and experiences of illness and treatment
  • Pharmaceutical economics and policy/ pharmacy practice/ social pharmacy
  • Health insurance financing
  • Healthcare production
  • Health systems reform
  • Statistical modelling of cost, discrete-choice and survival data
  • Global health
  • Infectious diseases
  • Antibiotic resistance
  • Development of medicines (especially anti-infectives) from natural sources
  • Pharmaceutical and Health Policy and Systems Analysis,
  • Medicines Pricing,
  • Design and Evaluation of Standard Treatment Guidelines,
  • Rational Use of Medicines,
  • Access to Medicines,
  • Leadership and Governance,
  • Maternal and Child Health,
  • Health Technology Assessment and Health Facility Assessment