Silvia Guterres, PhD

Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil


Silvia Guterres is a pharmacist and received her PhD degree in Pharmaceutical Nanotechnology from the Université de Paris XI in 1996. She is a full professor in the College of Pharmacy form UFRGS (Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil). Her area of research involves the design, development, physicochemical and biological characterization nanomedicines. She has published more than 300 peer reviewed articles, filed more than 60 patents, organized 5 books and is a co-author of 20 book chapters. She supervised 44 MScs and 32 PhDs students. She has been a full member of the Brazilian Academy of Pharmaceutical Sciences since 2017.