Dr Vivienne Mak

Vivienne Mak is a registered pharmacist with academic experience in both Australia and Malaysia. She is currently Lecturer and Simulation Lead for the Vertical Integrated Masters at the Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences at Monash University Australia encompassing creative contributions to the OSCE programs and MyDispense, a freely available online pharmacy simulation developed by Monash University. MyDispense provides opportunities to teach, practice, and assess the medication use process at a level of detail and difficulty corresponding to students’ knowledge and experience.


She has interest in cultural communication and led the development of an online training module on cultural communication alongside University of North Carolina and University College London. She was awarded Australia's Young Pharmacist of the Year by the Pharmaceutical Society of Australia in 2010.