Prof. Michael A Odeniyi – Meet the Experts session

Dr. Michael Ayodele Odeniyi is currently working as Professor in Department of Pharmaceutics and Industrial Pharmacy, University of Ibadan, Ibadan. He completed his Ph.D. in Pharmaceutics from the University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Nigeria. He is a member of the Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria and a registered Pharmacist. He is also a member of scientific societies such as National Association of Pharmacists in Academia, Materials Society of Nigeria and International Society for Pharmaceutical Engineering. Dr Odeniyi was a Visiting Scholar at the Gifu Pharmaceutical University, Japan and TWAS Postdoctoral Fellow at the Universiti Sains Malasia. Dr Odeniyi is the Managing Editor of the Nigerian Journal of Pharmaceutical Research and also serves as reviewer for a number of journals. He has supervised many B.Pharm, and several M.Sc, PGD and PhD students in Pharmaceutics, Drug Development and Biomedical Engineering disciplines. Dr Odeniyi’s main area of research interest focuses on Drug and Vaccine delivery using bioadhesive polymers from natural sources. He also researches into formulation development of nanoparticles from starches and biosynthesized metallic particles. He has published chapters in books, conference proceedings and many research articles in journals as author/co-author. He has attended a number of scientific conferences and workshops with presentations