Jianqin Lu, BPharm, PhD, is an Assistant Professor of Pharmaceutical Sciences in Pharmaceutics and Pharmacokinetics at The University of Arizona R. Ken Coit College of Pharmacy. The Lu research laboratory strives to develop innovative, safe, and efficacious therapeutics at the interface of drug delivery, synthetic chemistry, pharmaceutics, nanotechnology, and tumor immunology to address the pressing unmet needs in current cancer and other diseases therapy and prevention, particularly in the emerging field of combination immunochemotherapy. Dr. Lu was the recipient of the Norman R. and Priscilla A. Farnsworth Award at the University of Pittsburgh, the USHHS Ruth L. Kirschstein Institutional National Research Service Award in Tumor Immunology, and the PhRMA Foundation Research Starter Grant in Drug Delivery, among others. Dr. Lu currently serves as the Director for Pharmaceutics and Pharmacokinetics Track at R. Ken Coit College of Pharmacy, the Secretary of Knowledge Management in Pharmaceutics Section of the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP), and the Associate Editor for Frontiers in Medical Technology: Nano-Based Drug Delivery.
Postdoc, Nanomedicine/Tumor Immunology, University of California, Los Angeles, 2019
Postdoc, Nanomedicine, The University of Chicago, Chicago, 2015
PhD, Pharmaceutics, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, 2014
BS, Pharmacy, Hunan University of Chinese Medicine, Changsha, China, 2010
Pharmaceutics and Pharmacokinetics
Types of Research:
Basic and Applied Sciences