B.K. Gajjela Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai New York, NY USA
A. Priprem Khon Kaen University Khon Kaen Thailand
W. Shi University of Nebraska Medical Center Omaha, NE USA Biography
Biography of W. Shi
Dr. Wen Shi obtained his PhD in Pharmaceutical Sciences in 2015 and has several years' industry experience in the biologics drug product development. Now he's working as a Research Associate in UNMC and his primary interest includes the development of novel drug delivery system and biomaterials for cancer research and regenerative medicine. His expertise is in diagnostic agents design and application in cancer, antibody stability and formulation evaluation as well as biomaterials application in regenerative medicine. He is a member of the society for biomaterials and has over 11 publications so far.
H. Singh Govt Polytechnic College For Girls Jalandhar India
G.M. Soliman Assiut University Assiut Egypt Biography
Biography of G.M. Soliman
Dr. Ghareb Soliman is an assistant professor at the Department of Pharmaceutics, Faculty of
Pharmacy, Assiut University, Egypt. He received his BSc in Pharmaceutical Sciences and his
MSc in Pharmaceutics from Assiut University, Egypt. In 2010, he obtained his PhD degree in
Pharmaceutical Sciences from the Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Montreal, Canada. He
subsequently did three years of postdoctoral research in the University of McGill, Montreal,
Canada. His current research interests focus on the utilization of various delivery systems
(nanoparticles, microparticles, lipid-based vesicles, hydrogels etc) for the safe and efficient drug
D.-G. Yu University of Shanghai for Science and Technology Shanghai China Biography
Biography of D.-G. Yu
Dr. Deng-Guang Yu got his PhD at the College of Life Science and Technology, Huazhong University of Science & Technology, Wuhan, China. Currently, he is the Head of Department of Material Forming and Control and the Lab Chief of Electrospinning and Its Environmental Applications Group in University of Shanghai for Science and Technology. He has published more than 220 scientific publications and has been authorized over 50 Chinese invention patents.
Z.M. Ziora The University of Queensland Brisbane Australia Biography
Biography of Z.M. Ziora
Dr Zyta Ziora received PhD (Wroclaw University of Science & Technology, Poland) in chemistry and
has wide range of experience in medicinal chemistry, including development of antimalarial therapeutics
(the University of Montpellier, France), enzyme inhibitors and drug candidates against Alzheimer disease
(Kyoto Pharmaceutical University, Japan). Her research time is currently dedicated mainly to projects
devoted to the modification of existing antibiotics, and complexing them with other antimicrobial agents,
e.g. metal ions, to produce more potent alternatives, which are able to overcome the drug resistance of
superbugs. She is also working on nature-derived compounds with antimicrobial and anticancer potency.
Xing-Jie Liang CAS Key Laboratory for Biomedical Effects of Nanomaterials and Nanosafety National Center for Nanoscience and Technology of China Beijing P.R.China Biography
Biography of Xing-Jie Liang
Dr. Xing-Jie Liang got his Ph.D at National Key Laboratory of Biomacromolecules, Institute of Biophysics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing. Dr. Liang also holds a postdoc with Dr. Michael M. Gottesman (Deputy Director of NIH, USA) for 5 years at Laboratory of Cell Biology, Center for Cancer Research, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland.
Currently Dr. Liang is deputy director of Key Laboratory for Biomedical Effects of Nanomaterials and Nanosafety, Chinese Academy of Sciences and Lab Chief of Laboratory of Controllable Nanopharmaceuticals, National Center for Nanoscience and Technology of China. He has published more than 80 scientific publications..