Myfanwy Graham

Affiliate Investigator - NSW Cannabis Medicines Advisory Service

Collaborative research with impact:
As an ACRE affiliate researcher, Myfanwy has collaboratively developed several medicinal cannabis research projects and contributed to a suite of NSW cannabis medicine prescribing guidance documents. In 2020, Myfanwy was awarded an NSW Regional Health Partners Knowledge Translation Fellowship to undertake a medicinal cannabis research project. Myfanwy has authored and reviewed multiple peer-reviewed publications and presented at national and international conferences.

Myfanwy's research interests include medicinal cannabis, medical and allied health professional education, complementary and integrative medicine, pharmacovigilance, and personalised medicine.

Clinical role – Knowledge translation:
Myfanwy is the principal specialist medicines information pharmacist of the New South Wales Cannabis Medicines Advisory Service (CMAS), a first of kind in the world, Australian State government-funded cannabis medicines advisory service for health professionals. The role involves the provision of advice regarding medicinal cannabis and engagement with key internal and external stakeholders. Myfanwy has collaboratively developed and provided subject matter expert review of several state and national medicinal cannabis educational resources.

Multidisciplinary teaching experience:
Myfanwy holds an academic appointment at the University of Newcastle in the School of Medicine and Public Health and has worked in multidisciplinary health professional training and education since 2009.

Myfanwy is a member of the ACRE Capacity Building Group.