College of Pharmacy
University of Hawaii, USA
Dr. Mahavir B. Chougule,is an Assistant Professor of the Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, College of Pharmacy, University of Hawaii at Hilo. He has more than three years of Post-Doc research experiences and two years of Industrial research experience. Chougule\s research also focused on development of siRNA based nanoparticle systems for the treatment of cancer and pulmonary disorders. Chougule has 14 publications, 8 filed patents, 2 review article, one book chapter, and 40 scientific presentations to his credit. He is also a member of editorial board of four pharmaceutical journals. He is anactive member of American Association of Cancer Research and American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientist based on his scientific contribution. Dr. Chougule is a recipient of several national and international awards including recent American 2011 Association of Cancer Research (AACR) Minority-Serving Institution Faculty Scholar in Cancer Research Award, USA.
Gene therapy, chemotherapy, nanotechnology based novel delivery systems, lung and breast cancer, molecular biology, tumor models.