Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences Seminars

Thursdays 4:00 pm

Corvallis Pharmacy 305; Portland CSLB 5S085

Spring 2017 


April 20             

Matthew Andrews, PhD (Kioussi host; LINC314 Corvallis)

“Pharmaceutical Development based on the Biochemistry of Hibernating Mammals”

Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics, OSU


May 4                

Bob Tepper, MD (graduate students Singh host; LINC314 Corvallis)

“Building Transformational Biotechnology Companies to Deliver Novel Therapeutics”

Third Rock Ventures


May 18 

Doug B. Pham, Pharm.D., J.D. (DeLander host; CSLB5S085 Portland)

Branch Chief, Compliance and Enforcement Branch (Acting), Office of Scientific Investigation FDA, CDER, Office of Compliance

“An FDA compliance perspective of drug development and the complex relationship of science and legal requirements when bringing a drug to market”.



May 25  

Benjamin Tang, PhD (graduate students host; LINC314 Corvallis)

AMGEN “A windy path from chemical engineering to pharmacokinetics".


June 1

Samir Mitragotri, PhD (Sahay host; CSLB5S085 Portland)

“Understanding and Overcoming Biological Barriers for Drug Delivery”

University California Santa Barbara


June 8               

Susan Carpenter, PhD and Thomas Carpenter, PhD (graduate students host; PHAR 305 Corvallis)

Amylin Pharmaceuticals, CA

Fall 2017
October 5 Jurgen Rohr, Ph.D.  (host Taifo Mahmud; PHAR305 Corvallis)
College of Pharmacy University of Kentucky
October 19 Jeffrey S. Chamberlain, Ph.D. (host Elli Esfandiari; PHAR 305 Corvallis)
McCaw Endowed Chair in Muscular Dystrophy; Professor, Department of Neurology, Department of Biochemistry, Medicine, Division of Medical Genetics; University of Washington, Seattle WA
November 2 David Shih, Ph.D. (host Oleh Taratula, Portland)
November 16 Carsten Schultz, Ph.D.  (host Mark Leid; PHAR305 Corvallis)
Department of Physiology and Pharmacology, OHSU
Chemical biology tools to manipulate and image intact cells
November 30 Christian Badr, Ph.D.  (host Jane Ishmael; PHAR305 Corvallis)
  Neurology, Massachusetts General Hospital 
December 14 Patrick Reardon, Ph.D.  (host Kerry McPhail; PHAR305 Corvallis)
NMR facility Director
Oregon State University
Winter 2018
January 11
January 25
February 8 James Strother, Ph.D.  (host Chrissa Kioussi, Corvallis)
Department of Integrative Biology, Oregon State University
February 22
March 8
March 15
Spring 2018
April 5
April 19
May 3
May 17
May 31