Mag. Kosta Cvijovic

kosta

kosta.cvijovic@utoronto.ca

PhD student

Research interest: Drug interactions

Thesis topic: Metabolism-based drug interactions with herbal supplements

Objectives:

  1. finalize an active surveillance system for drug-herb interactions
  2. pilot the active report system in 10 pharmacies in Ontario (with Prof. Heather Boon, department for complementary pharmacy, University of Toronto) and 10 pharmacies in Vienna
  3. evaluate the collected data in search for drug-herb interactions generating adverse drug reactions with known metabolism mechanisms
  4. conduct semi-structured interviews with pharmacists participating in the pilot study to assess the feasibility of the active surveillance system
  5. compare findings from Austria and Canada

 

Interesting links:

 http://www.pharmacy.utoronto.ca/

http://pharmacy.utoronto.ca/graduate/faculty/boon.jsp