Researchers & Faculty
- Research Administration
- Pharmaceutical Sciences Researchers
- Clinical & Administrative Sciences Researchers
- Research Assistants
Hieu T. Tran, Pharm.D.
Vice President, College of Health Sciences
Founding Dean and Professor, College of Pharmacy
Fields of Interest: Educational, Clinical and Outcome Research, Cardiovascular Clinical Pharmacology
Dr. Tran obtained his B.S. Degree in Pharmacy and his Pharm.D. degree from the Philadelphia College of Pharmacy and Science in 1990 and 1993, respectively. He completed a Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Clinical Pharmacology with a sub-specialty in Cardiovascular Therapeutics and Antiarrhythmics at Hartford Hospital and the University of Connecticut. He most recently served as the Associate Professor and Chair of the Department of Pharmacy Practice at LECOM School of Pharmacy in Erie, Pennsylvania.
Dr. Tran has received over $2 million in research funding, published many articles and abstracts (58), co-authored books (2), and has presented expert information at nearly 100 professional and scientific conferences throughout the United States.
Pharmaceutical Sciences Researchers
Dr. Gopal Pillai
Field of Interest: Developing analytical methods for drug analysis in Bio fluids for study of Pharmacokinetics, drug metabolism, and bioequivalence evaluation. Targeted drug delivery of anticancer, anti-inflammatory, and metal chelating agents. Stereospecific assay methods and stereoselective drug disposition.
Abeer Al-Ghananeem, Ph.D.
Fields of Interest: Nanotechnology
Maria-Lourdes Ceballos Coronel, M.D.
Fields of Interest: Endocrinology, Diabetes Mellitus
Emily Esposito, Ph.D.
Fields of Interest: Pharmacology, Physiology, Embryology and Fetal Development, Toxicology
Uyen M. Le, Ph.D.
Fields of Interest: Drug delivery for cancer therapy and biopharmaceuticals/pharmacokinetics
Wasana Sumanasekera, Ph.D.
Fields of Interest: Pharmacotherapy, Drug Design, Cardiovascular Research, Environmental Toxicology, and Pharmaceutical Applications of Nanotechnology.
Clinical & Administrative Sciences Researchers
Miriam A. Ansong, Pharm.D.
Fields of Interest: Drug Information
Billy-Clyde Childress, Pharm.D.
Fields of interest: Drug Information, Nuclear Medicine, Community Pharmacy, Telepharmacy
Jennifer Hibbs, Pharm.D.
Fields of Interest: Critical Care, Solid Organ Transplant, Clinical Outcomes Research
Barbara Jolly, R.Ph.
Fields of Interest: Medication Therapy Management, Pain and Symptom Management, Home Infusion Pharmacy, Public Health Policy, and Reimbursement Systems