Xiaoming Xu, PhD

US Food and Drug Administration

Dr. Xiaoming Xu is a Senior Chemist in the CDER/OPQ lab. In his role as a Principle Investigator, he leads multiple research areas such as complex ophthalmics, nanomaterials, evaluation of abuse deterrent opioids. He also leads a particle characterization lab in CDER and provides hands-on trainings to reviewers on various topics, including concept of particle size and measurement. Dr. Xu is a member of the CDER Nanotechnology Working Group and is co-leading the Nanotechnology Reviewer Network. Dr. Xu is also an editorial board member of the International Journal of Pharmaceutics. Dr. Xu has been very actively involved with both AAPS and CRS and served as the chair of the Website editorial committee at CRS (2014). Previously, Dr. Xu severed as the founding president of CRS Connecticut student chapter (2010), and as the vice-president of the AAPS-UConn student chapter (2008).