Muhammad J. Habib

Howard University, USA

Muhammad J. Habibb received his B.S. and M.S. degrees in pharmacy from the University of Dhaka in 1980 and 1982, respectively. He then went on to get a Ph.D. degree from the Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Alberta, Edmonton Canada, on drug delivery systems which he received in 1987. After finishing his postdoctoral training at the College of Pharmacy, Florida A&M University, Dr. Habibb joined Howard University, School of Pharmacy as Assistant Professor of pharmaceutics in 1988 and was promoted to Associate Professor in 1992. In 1998, Dr. Habibb moved to Kuwait University, Faculty of Pharmacy as Professor and Chairman of the Department of Pharmaceutics. There he developed a pharmacy curriculum for a newly established School of Pharmacy. He returned to Howard University in July 2000 as Professor and Chairman of the Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences. He received more than one million dollars in research grants, which resulted in approximately 96 publications and abstracts in national and international journals. He has been invited to give scientific lectures on drug delivery systems to industries, government, and professional organizations. His research interests include enhancement of dissolution and bioavailability using lipid-based delivery systems, process analytical technology (PAT), and quality by design (QBD). He is also an expert on curriculum development, accreditation process, and implementation of the Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm.D.) degree program.

Biography Updated on 15 August 2012

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