Lecture Overview

This interdisciplinary education, with a focus on the pharmacological treatment, provides a comprehensive overview of gastro-oesophageal reflux (GORD) and peptic ulcer disease (PUD). Join Associate Professor Louis Roller on a winding journey through the world of these gastrointestinal disorders, and discover some surprising facts along the way...


Louis Roller

Associate Professor Louis Roller has been an academic at the Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences Monash University for over 50 years. He was on the Pharmacy Board of Victoria for 22 years and has significantly contributed to many editions of various pharmaceutical compendia, including the Therapeutic Guidelines, particularly the Antibiotic Guidelines. He is the author of hundreds of scientific and professional articles and has a passion for evidence-based knowledge. He lectures to pharmacists, medical practitioners, nurses, podiatrists, and optometrists on a variety of therapeutic topics, particularly antibiotics, as well as giving many talks to the University of the Third Age on various medication-related issues. As at the end of April, he had delivered 42 talks to U3A Stonnington and an equivalent number to other U3A groups. With Dr Jenny Gowan, over the last 20 years, he has written articles on disease state management in the Australian Journal of Pharmacy. In 2012, he was made a life member of the Australasian Pharmaceutical Sciences Association and, in 2014, he was awarded the life-long achievement award of the Pharmaceutical Society of Australia.




11 Total Rating(s)

Good resources

Junhui Gu
20 Nov 2018


Donna Patterson
09 Nov 2018

Interesting information.

Angela Wessling
09 Nov 2018

Well presented, very informative.

Karen Church
04 Nov 2018


Christine Lynette Kinross
24 Oct 2018

interesting topic. good presentation. patients sometimes complain of indigestion and you are not sure whether is true indigestion or something else. Its always good to think critically.

Lisa Morrison
10 Oct 2018

Experienced speaker

dinia hipolito
10 Oct 2018

Informative. The presenter was very passionate and interesting

Wendy Somers
01 Oct 2018

The educator was very good

diyan chen
22 Sep 2018

Educator was very good easy to focus on his education speed.

Joanne Hutton
20 Sep 2018

Excellent presentation. Engaging speaker

Susan K March
19 Sep 2018