Professor Chairs Industrial Pharmacy Section for World Conference in China
Published November 2007
Adel Sakr, PhD, professor of industrial pharmacy and pharmaceutics at UCís James L. Winkle College of Pharmacy, organized and served as congress chair for the 67th International Pharmaceutical Federationís (FIP) Industrial Pharmacy Section meeting held in September in Beijing, China. Sakr led a two-day workshop on tabletting, PAT and controlled-release technologies.
Here, Sakr congratulates Abdel Aziz Saleh, PhD, who won the 2007 FIP Industrial Pharmacy Section Medal, the sectionís highest honor, for his contributions to industrial pharmacy. Saleh, a former student of Sakrís while he was a professor in Egypt, works for the World Health Organization.
Also representing UC at the event, which was attended by many UC pharmacy graduates now working throughout the world, was pharmacy faculty Jill Martin, PharmD, Giovanni Pauletti, PhD, and Marianne Ivey, PharmD.