Aurélie Schoubben graduated at the College of Pharmacy, Université libre de Bruxelles (ULB), Brussels, Belgium, in 2002. In 2001, she participated in the Socrates-Erasmus project at the University of Perugia, Italy, where she elaborated her work for the thesis on “Formulation of colloidal carriers: preparation and characterization of Eudragit nanoparticles.” From November 2002 to October 2004, she was the recipient of two research grants at the University of Perugia, where she received the Ph.D. degree in pharmaceutical technology in 2008, discussing a thesis titled “Strategies for native protein and peptide delivery.” From January 2008, she has been a Research Fellow at the University of Perugia, where she teaches drug targeting and delivery and advanced biomaterials and their regulatory aspects. During her scientific formation, she spent 6 months in the laboratories of Dr. Patrick P. DeLuca at the University of Kentucky, Lexington, Ky, USA. Schoubben has been the coauthor of 60 contributions to national and international meetings, 1 book chapter, and 24 scientific articles published in international peer-reviewed journals. Her areas of expertise are the nano- and microencapsulation of active pharmaceutical ingredients and in particular of peptides and proteins for pulmonary delivery and brain targeting.
Biography Updated on 30 December 2012