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Purdue Industrial and Physical Pharmacy

The Department of Industrial & Physical Pharmacy (IPPH) is involved in teaching, research, and service in all areas of pharmaceutics, with emphasis on the following three major, interrelated areas: industrial pharmacy; biopharmaceutics/pharmacokinetics; and physical pharmacy.

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Dr. Garnet E. Peck

September 17, 2014

Dear Friends, Faculty, Staff, Students & Alumni,

I am deeply saddened to inform you that Dr. Garnet Peck, IPPH faculty member and director of our manufacturing labs for many years, died on September 16, 2014. Dr. Peck was a long-time faculty member for whom many of our alumni have very fond memories. We offer our deepest condolences to his family in this loss.

  • Rosary: Sunday, Sept. 21, 3:45 PM at Soller-Baker Funeral Home, 1184 Sagamore Parkway West, West Lafayette, IN
  • Visitation: Sunday, Sept. 21, 4:00-7:00 PM at Soller-Baker Funeral Home West Lafayette, IN
  • Funeral Mass: Monday, Sept. 22, 11:00 AM at the Church of the Blessed Sacrament, 2224 Sacramento Dr., West Lafayette, IN
  • Obituary

Elizabeth M. Topp, Ph.D.
Head, Department of Industrial and Physical Pharmacy

For more information, contact the department at (765) 494-1450.

 Upcoming Events

  • Sept. 25: “Collaboration, Innovation & Opportunity”
    John Lechleiter, CEO, Eli Lilly & Co.

    2:30-3:30 p.m.
    Loeb Playhouse, Stewart Center
    Hosted by the Purdue University Executive V.P. for Research & Partnerships, Purdue Global Policy Research Institute,
    Purdue College of Pharmacy, and Eli Lilly & Co.

  • Oct. 2 - WEBINAR: “Stabilization of Amorphous Phases”
    Dr. Raj Suryanarayanan, Dept. of Pharmaceutics, Univ. of MN

    2:00-3:00 p.m. EDT
    Hosted by the Dane. O. Kildsig Center for Pharmaceutical Processing Research (CPPR)
  • Feb. 25-27, 2015: 12th Annual Garnet E. Peck Symposium
    “Clinical and Commercial Translation of Drug Delivery Systems”

    Four Points by Sheraton Hotel, West Lafayette, IN
    More details available in Fall 2014.
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