Romána Zelkó was born in Budapest, Hungary, in 1968. She received the pharmacist degree (summa cum laude) and the Ph.D. degree from the Semmelweis University, Budapest, Hungary, in 1991 and 1996, respectively. She postgraduated as pharmaceutical technologist and quality assurance pharmacist in 1995 and 2004, respectively. She obtained the Doctor of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences scientific title in 2008. Since 1991, Zelkó is teaching at the Faculty of Pharmacy of the Semmelweis University, from 2009 as a Full Time Professor. Presently, she is the Head of the University Pharmacy Department of Pharmacy Administration. Her main research interests are drug formulation, polymer ageing, and stability aspects of formulations focusing on the supramolecular changes of dosage forms and excipients in relation to the drug release stability of dosage forms. In 2006, she was the recipient of the Sanofi-Aventis Hungarian Research Award. She is the Responsible Editor of the Acta Pharmaceutica Hungarica, the official journal of the Hungarian Society for Pharmaceutical Sciences. She is the Member of the European Pharmacopoeia Commission FRC Working Group and the Editorial Board of the Journal of Pharmaceutical Investigation.
Biography Updated on 24 March 2011