Pharmaceutics seminars are open to the public and offered weekly during the academic year.

Tuesdays, 3:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Moos Tower, Room 5-125

September 4

Welcome to the Department of Pharmaceutics & Introduction to the Seminar Series

September 11

Safety Seminar
Timothy Wiedmann, PhD, Professor

September 18

Understanding "Disorder" in the Drug Development Pipeline: An Industry Perspective
Paroma Chakravarty, PhD, Scientist, Genentech

September 25

Impact of Age on Biodistribution of AAV5 Particles
Kelsey Pflepsen, Graduate Student

October 2

Understanding Properties of Pharmaceutical Crystals Through Crystal Structure Analyses
Chenguang WangPhD, Post-Doctoral Associate, and Manish Mishra, PhD, Post-Doctoral Associate

October 9

Towards a Midazolam Nasal Spray 
Davin Rautiola, Graduate Student

October 16

Development of Drugs for Intrathecal Delivery: Present and Future 
Tony L. YakshPhD, Professor, Departments of Anesthesiology and Pharmacology, University of California, San Diego

October 23

Drug Delivery to the Brain: Physiologic Considerations and the State-of-the-Art for Bypassing the CNS Barriers with Biologics
Robert G. Thorne, PhD, Assistant Professor, Pharmaceutical Sciences Division, Neuroscience Training Program, Clinical Neuroengineering Training Program, and Cellular & Molecular Pathology Graduate Training Program, University of Wisconsin-Madison

October 30

Stabilizing Volatile Drugs by Crystal Engineering 
Shenye Hu, Graduate Student

November 6

No Seminar (AAPS Annual Meeting)

November 13

Application of Spherical Crystallization in Tablet Development
Hongbo Chen, Graduate Student

November 20

A Systematic Evaluation of Two Poloxamers as Tablet Lubricant
Jiangnan Dun, Graduate Student

November 27

Impact of Subtle Structure Changes on Mechanical Properties of Crystals 
Kunlin Wang, Graduate Student

December 4

The Influence of Drug-Excipient Interactions on the Physical Stability of Amorphous Pharmaceuticals 
Kweku Konadu Amponsah-Efah, Graduate Student

December 11

Artificial Gut Simulator for Simultaneous Evaluation of Supersaturation and  Absorption of BCS Class-II Drug Formulations
Krutika Harish Jain, Graduate Student