Vijaykumar B Sutariya
Assistant Professor, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences
University of South Florida, USA
Education: Dr. Sutariya received Bachelor of Pharmacy and Master in Pharmacy from L. M. College of Pharmacy, Gujarat University, Ahmedabad, India and Ph.D. in Pharmacy from The M.S. University of Baroda, Vadodara, India. He did his postdoctoral training in the field of pharmaceutics and drug delivery from Butler University, Indianapolis, IN. Current Position: Dr. Sutariya is currently working as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences at the USF College of Pharmacy. Dr. Sutariya has joint appointment with Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Translational Medicine at University of South Florida Professional Experience: Prior to joining USF, Dr. Sutariya served as an Assistant Professor of Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences at the Northeast Ohio Medical University (NEOMED). Dr. Sutariya has published more than twenty manuscripts in peer reviewed journals and has presented at several national and international meetings. Dr. Sutariya is serving as a reviewer of many national and international journals and as a member of editorial advisory board of two journals. Dr. Sutariya’s research is focused on development of novel drug delivery systems such as nanoparticles, liposome and thermoreversible gel. Dr. Sutariya’s main research is focused on brain targeted drug delivery and ocular drug delivery. Dr. Sutariya is currently serving as a Co-Investigator on two NIH grants (R01 and R15). In addition to research, Dr. Sutariya is instrumental in teaching various courses related to pharmaceutics in Pharm. D. curriculum. Dr. Sutariya is a member of American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists (AAPS) and American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP).
Brain targeted delivery systems, thermo-reversible gel, nanoparticles, nanomedicine, liposomes etc.