Tamara Minko, PhD

Rutgers University

Dr. Tamara Minko, Ph.D. is a Distinguished Professor and Chair of the Department of Pharmaceutics at Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey and member of the Cancer Institute of New Jersey and Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences Institute. Dr. Minko’s current research interests include drug, nucleic acid and peptide delivery, nanotechnology, personalized nanomedicine, biopharmaceutics, imaging and molecular targeting. She is an author and co-author of more than 400 publications. Her Hirsch factor is 59. Dr. Minko is a 2017-2018 President of Controlled Release Society (CRS), an elected Fellow of three professional scientific organizations: CRS, American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists (AAPS), and American Institute for Medical and Biomedical Engineering (AIMBE); recipient of numerous awards, Executive Editor of Advanced Drug Delivery Reviews, Editor of Pharmaceutical Research, member of editorial board of more than ten scientific journals. Her research is supported by grants from NIH, NSF, DOD and other national and international sources.