Florence Siepmann works as an Assistant Professor in pharmaceutical technology at the University of Lille, Lille, France. She received her Ph.D. degree in pharmaceutical sciences from the Freie Universitaet Berlin, Berlin, Germany, in 2004. Her research focuses on controlled drug delivery systems, in particular on the elucidation of the underlying mass transport phenomena and the optimization of the devices (e.g., coated pellets, matrix tablets, biodegradable microparticles, and lipid implants). Siepmann has long experience in mathematical modeling and in silico simulations to speed up product development. Since 2010, she is heading the mathematical modeling team of the INSERM research group Controlled Drug Delivery Systems and Biomaterials. Siepmann is a Board Member of the International Society of Drug Delivery Sciences and Technology (APGI) and actively involved in the organization of various national and international scientific meetings in the field of pharmaceutics.
Biography Updated on 3 April 2013