Gunther Hochhaus

University of Florida, USA

Gunther Hochhaus received his Ph.D. degree in 1984 from the Institute of Pharmaceutical Chemistry, Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster (Germany), and then he performed a postdoctoral research at the University of California (San Francisco). He joined the University of Florida College of Pharmacy as an Assistant Professor in 1987, where he continues to serve to date as a Professor of Pharmaceutics. He serves also an adjunct faculty member of the university Particle Engineering Research Center. He has published more than 180 articles in national and international scientific journals, and he serves as a member of various professional organizations, including the American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists, the American Association for the Advancement of Science, and the European Federation for Pharmaceutical Sciences. He was elected as a Fellow of the American College of Clinical Pharmacology and the American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists. In 1998, he was the recipient of the Tanabe Young Investigator Award of the American Association of Clinical Pharmacology. He received the University of Florida Foundation Research Professorship in 2006. His research interests include the development of pharmacometric models of antiasthmatic drugs and their relevance for formulating targeted pulmonary delivery systems. He also shows interests in evaluating new approaches for bioequivalence testing of inhalation drugs.

Biography Updated on 8 March 2012

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