Pollen K F Yeung
Professor of Pharmacy and Medicine
Dalhousie University, Canada
Dr. Yeung is currently Professor of Pharmacy and Medicine in Dalhousie University (Halifax, NS, Canada). He is an active contributor and consultant for many academic and professional organizations, pharmaceutical industry, granting councils and the Government. He is currently a member on the Board of the Canadian Society of Pharmaceutical Sciences (CSPS), a member on the Editorial Board for Recent Review of Clinical Trials, Drug Metabolism Open Journal, Metabolites and Medical Sciences Monitor. He was the Vice Chair of the Cardiovascular, Pulmonary and Renal (CPR) Section of American Society of Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics (ASCPT) from 2006 -2010, a member of the Board of Biotechnology Life Sciences Industry Association in Nova Scotia (BioNova) from 1999 – 2007, Scientific Officer for Nova Scotia Health Research Foundation from 2009 -2011, Member of the Scientific Advisory Committee on Oncology Therapies for Health Canada from 2004 – 2007.
Pharmacokinetics, Metabolism and Biomarker assessment or Cardiovascular and Anti-cancer drugs.
BURTON M A
Professor, Department of Medicine
Suny Downstate Medical Center, United States
Dr. Burton M. Altura is currently working as a Professor of Physiology, Pharmacology & Medicine State University of New York Downstate Medical Center. He completed his PhD from Newyork University School of Medicine. He published many articles. Dr. Burton M. Altura studies address the two most important issues in vascular biology today: stroke mechanisms; and irreversible cellular destruction in the cardiovascular system caused by alcohol and substance abuse. These studies have already led to the prevention of atherosclerotic lesions, hypertension and stroke-like events in experimental animal models.