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Faculty and Staff Biography

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Giovanni Pauletti

Interim Dean of Pharmacy & Professor Pharmaceutics & Associate Dean for Graduate Studies & Endowed Pfeiffer Chair
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Doctor of Natural Sciences (Biopharmaceutics/Pharmacokinetics), Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Zurich (Switzerland)

Master of Science ETH (Pharmacy), Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Zurich (Switzerland)


Drug Delivery, Molecular Pharmaceutics, Nanoengineering, Membrane Transport

Current Research

Dr. Pauletti directs an interdisciplinary research program that centers on the design and evaluation of novel drug delivery systems, including targeted nanocarriers, bioresponsive medical devices, and combination products. Over the past 20 years, he successfully enabled - in collaboration with various academic and commercial partners - preclinical and early clinical development of those technologies to improve safety and therapeutic efficacy of small molecules and biotechnology-based drugs relevant to women's health and cancer interventions. Dr. Pauletti has published more than 150 scientific papers and communications and is the holder on 15 U.S. patents and patent applications.

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