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Department of Industrial and Physical Pharmacy Personnel - Yoon Yeo

Yoon Yeo, PhD
Associate Professor, Industrial and Physical Pharmacy
Associate Professor (by courtesy), Weldon School of Biomedical Engineering
Phone: 765-496-9608
Fax: 765-494-6545
E-mail: yyeo@purdue.edu
Personal webpage: http://openwetware.org/wiki/Yeo_lab

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Specialization: Controlled drug delivery, bio-nanotechnology, tissue engineering, and therapeutic particle engineering, and inhalation drug delivery

Education

Post-doctoral Associate, Chemical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA, 2004-2006
PhD, Pharmaceutics, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN, 1999-2003
Research Scientist, Sam Yang Co., Korea, 1995-1999
MS, Microbial Chemistry, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea, 1993-1995
BS, Pharmacy, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea, 1989-1993

Research: Controlled drug delivery, bio-nanotechnology, tissue engineering, and therapeutic particle engineering, and inhalation drug delivery

Dr. Yeo's research focuses on developing new drug delivery systems and biomaterials enabling safe, efficient, and clinically viable delivery of drugs, genes and/or cells in a target-specific manner. In particular, Dr. Yeo is interested in developing drug formulations that will enhance site-specific drug distribution for therapy of tumors or chronic pulmonary diseases.

See Yoon Yeo research web page.

Lab Members:

Sara Ahmed Abouelmagd (Graduate Student)
Hyesun Hyun (Graduate Student)
Bieong-Kil Kim (Post-Doctoral Research Associate with Dr. Yoon Yeo)
Jin Hyun (Hannah) Lee (Visiting Scholar with Dr. Yoon Yeo)
Jinho Park (Post-Doctoral Research Associate with Dr. Yoon Yeo)
Joonyoung Park (Graduate Student)
Yihua Pei (Graduate Student)
Bo Sun (Graduate Student)
Jun Xu (PULSE Graduate Student with Dr. Yoon Yeo)

Honors and Credentials

  • 2011 NSF CAREER Award
  • 2009 AAPS New Investigator Grant Award in Pharmaceutics and Pharmaceutical Technologies
  • 2008 AACP New Investigators Program for Pharmacy Faculty

Representative Publications

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed?term=Yeo,%20Yoon

http://scholar.google.com/citations?user=p85NBE4AAAAJ&hl=en

Curriculum Vitae

Click here for a full CV for Yoon Yeo. (an Adobe Acrobat file)

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