Jason T. Duskey University of Modena and Reggio Emilia Emilia-Romagna (Italy)
Dr Jason Thomas Duskey was born in Alaska in 1985. He grew up in Colorado Springs and transferred to Iowa to
attend Mount Mercy College to earn his B.S in both Chemistry and Biology. He transferred to the University of
Iowa under Dr Kevin Rice to research Somatostatin targeted polyplexes for gene delivery, receiving his Ph.D. in
2013. He then transferred abroad to Basel Switzerland as a post-doctoral researcher expanding his expertise to
polymer-based nanoparticles for the delivery of biological actives. In 2016, he was offered another research
role at the University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Italy, and has remained there studying targeted
nanomedicine delivery systems for brain targeting and the treatment of diseases including brain cancer,
lysosomal storage diseases, and Alzheimer’s. He is the recipient of numerous awards and independent research
grants and has been well published and cited in the field playing a leading role in numerous grants and
collaborations spanning 5 languages and more than 8 countries.
Jia-You Fang Pharmaceutics Laboratory Graduate Institute of Natural Products Chang Gung University Taoyuan (Taiwan) Biography
Biography of Jia-You Fang
Dr. Jia-You Fang is a Professor in the Graduate Institute at Chang Gung University in Taiwan. In addition, he is an Adjunct Professor in the Graduate Institute of Health Industrial Technology, Chang Gung University of Science and Technology and Department of Anesthesiology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital. He is currently a Visiting Professor in King Saud University in Saudi Arabia. Over the past 25 years, he and his team have made outstanding contributions to the understanding of drug delivery, pharmaceutics, pharmacokinetics, nanomedicine, and cosmetology.