Pharmaceutical Sciences

Our faculty's research diversity has resulted in numerous collaborations among principal investigators as they discover common themes and approaches within their research programs. The faculty has also excelled in transferring its research technology to the marketplace. Many of UAlberta's spin-off companies originated in the Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences.

The Pharmaceutical Sciences Division has identified two key topics that their research areas falls under:

  1. Drug Delivery
  2. Toxicology

View our researcher's specific interests

Research Area


Cardiovascular  Dr. Fakhreddin Jamali, Dr. Paul Jurasz , Dr. John Seubert  and Dr. John Ussher
Drug Delivery  Dr. Neal Davies, Dr. Michael Doschak, Dr. Afsaneh Lavasanifar, Dr. Raimar Löbenberg and Dr. Hoon Sunwoo 
Medicinal Chemistry  Ed Knaus and Dr. Carlos Velázquez
Pharmacogenomics  Sharon Marsh 
Pharmacokinetics  Dr. Dion Brocks, Dr. Neal Davies, Dr. Fakhreddin Jamali 
Pharmacology & Toxicology  Dr. Khaled Barakat, Dr. Ayman El-Kadi, Dr. Fakhreddin Jamali, Dr. James Kehrer, Dr. John Seubert and Dr. Arno Siraki