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  Graduate School–New Brunswick 2010–2012 Programs, Faculty, and Courses Pharmaceutical Science 720  

Pharmaceutical Science 720

Degree Programs Offered: Master of Science, Doctor of Philosophy

Director of Graduate Program: Professor Ah-Ng Tony Kong, Ernest Mario School of Pharmacy, William Levine Hall, Busch Campus (732-445-3831, ext. 226)                        

Members of the Graduate Faculty

Edward Arnold, Professor of Chemistry and Chemical Biology, SAS/CABM; Ph.D., Cornell
Protein and virus structure; crystallography; AIDS; polymerases; drug and vaccine design

Suzie Chen, Professor of Chemical Biology and Pharmacognosy, EMSP; Ph.D., Albert Einstein
Transgenic mice predisposed to melanoma development; molecular merchant of dipocyte differentiation; uu-inducible genes

John L. Colaizzi, University Professor of Pharmacy and Dean Emeritus, EMSP; Ph.D., Purdue
Applied pharmacokinetics and biopharmaceutics

Allan H. Conney, Garbe Professor and Director of Laboratory for Cancer Research, EMSP; Ph.D., Wisconsin
Cytochromes P-450 and drug metabolism; chemical carcinogenesis; cancer chemoprevention

Ronald Hart, Professor of Cell Biology and Neuroscience, SAS; Ph.D., Michigan
Neuroimmunology of central nervous system injuries

Arash Hatefi, Assistant Professor of Pharmaceutics, EMSOP; Ph.D., Alberta
Design and development of advanced multifunctional and targeted systems for nucleic acid delivery; nanomedicine

Joachim Kohn, Director, NJ Biomaterials and Devices Center and Professor II of Chemistry, SAS; Ph.D., Weizmann (Israel)
Tissue engineering and biomaterials; development of new degradable polymers

Ah-Ng Tony Kong, Glaxo Professor of Pharmaceutics, EMSP; Ph.D., SUNY (Buffalo)
Cancer preventive dietary phytochemicals; pharmacokinetics; pharmacodynamics and pharmacogenomics

Fang Liu, Associate Professor of Chemical Biology, EMSP; Ph.D., Harvard
Signal transduction and gene regulation; growth and differentiation control

Bozena Michniak-Kohn, Professor of Pharmaceutics, EMSP; Ph.D., Leicester Polytechnic
Topical and transdermal drug delivery

Audrey Minden, Associate Professor of Chemical Biology, EMSP; Ph.D., Illinois (Chicago)
Role for protein kinases in the regulation of cell growth and proliferation

Tamara Minko, Chair and Professor of Pharmaceutics, EMSP; Ph.D., Ukrainian Academy of Science
Drug delivery; biopharmaceutics; cancer pharmacology

Patrick J. Sinko, Associate Vice President for Research and Park Davis Professor of Pharmaceutics, EMSP; Ph.D., Michigan
Biopharmaceutics; intestinal absorption mechanism; peptide drug analogs and anti-HIV drug metabolism

Stanley Stein, Research Associate of Pharmaceutics, EMSP; Ph.D., CUNY
Protein analysis; synthesis of peptides and antisense DNA

Marc G. Sturgill, Associate Professor of Pharmacy Practice and Administration, EMSP; Pharm.D., Kentucky
Pharmacokinetics; drug metabolism and pediatrics

Dong-Churl Suh, Professor of Pharmaceutical Economics, EMSP; Ph.D., Minnesota
Pharmaceutical economics; cost effectiveness; outcomes assessment; prescription drug benefits policy and pharmaceutical pricing

Nanjoo Suh, Associate Professor of Chemical Biology, EMSP; Ph.D., Illinois (Chicago)
Chemoprevention of cancer by nuclear receptor ligands, triterpenoids, and TGF-beta

Paul E. Thomas, Professor of Chemical Biology and Pharmacognosy, EMSP; Ph.D., Ohio State
Antibody probes of the regulation and membrane topology of cytochrome P-450

Kathryn Uhrich, Area Dean and Professor of Chemistry, SAS; Ph.D., Cornell
Design, synthesis, and characterization of novel organic polymers for medicinal use

William E. Welsh, University Professor of Pharmacology and Director, UMDNJ Informatics Institute, UMDNJ-RWJMS; Ph.D., Pennsylvania
Computer-aided molecular modeling and design; bioinformatics; cheminformatics

Chung S. Yang, Chair, Professor, and John Colaizzi Endowed Chair of Chemical Biology and Pharmacognosy, EMSP; Ph.D., Cornell
Carcinogenesis; chemoprevention; pharmacokinetic and bioavailability studies

Guofeng You, Professor of Pharmaceutics, EMSP; Ph.D., Clark
Cellular and molecular mechanisms of drug transport

Renping Zhou, Professor of Chemical Biology, EMSP/EOHSI; Ph.D., California (Berkeley)
Molecular biology of axonal guidance and neural map formation

Associate Members of the Graduate Faculty in the Pharmaceutics Track

Albert Cuitiņo, Professor of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, SE; Ph.D., Brown
Computational solid mechanics

Fernando Muzzio, Professor of Chemical and Biochemical Engineering, SE; Ph.D., Massachusetts (Amherst)
Mixing; chaos and randomness; transport phenomena

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