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The Schools of Nursing and Pharmacy operate on both the Oxford and Jackson campuses. The Schools of Dentistry, Health Related Professionals and Medicine, and the Health Sciences Graduate School, are based in Jackson only. (Additional healthcare programs are available through the School of Applied Sciences on the Oxford campus.) Other than these exceptions, the schools above are on the Oxford campus.

Faculty Profile

SATHYANARAYANA NARASIMHA MURTHY

PHARMACEUTICS & DRUG DELIVERY
PROFESSOR OF PHARMACEUTICS AND RESEARCH PROFESSOR IN THE RESEARCH INSTITUTE OF PHARMACEUTICAL SCIENCES
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104 FASER HALL
UNIVERSITY, MS 38677
(662) 915-7341
Joined UM: 07/01/2006

Brief Bio

Dr. Murthy obtained his Masters and Ph.D in Pharmaceutics from Bangalore University, India. He did his postdoctoral research at Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo NY in the department of Biophysics, 2002 through 2005. He also has worked as Assistant Professor of Pharmaceutical Sciences at Ohio Northern University before joining UM school of Pharmacy. Dr.Murthy has published over 40 peer reviewed research papers and presented over 50 papers in national and international conferences. He is also serving as a manuscript reviewer for 15 journals and as external grant reviewer to British Skin Foundation. Currently his research focuses on electrically mediated transdermal delivery of drugs and macromolecules. His ongoing projects also include “Transcutaneous sampling of drugs” and "Electrochemotherapy of nail diseases". The long-term objective of his research is to develop noninvasive techniques for drug delivery, drug sampling and therapy.

Degrees

BPH
PHARMACY
BANGALORE UNIVERSITY/BANGALORE, INDIA (1992)
MPH
PHARMACY
BANGALORE UNIVERSITY/BANGALORE, INDIA (1994)
PHD
PHARMACY
BANGALORE UNIVERSITY/BANGALORE, INDIA (2003)

Committee Memberships

Student/Fac Relations - Sch of Pharmacy
Other Kind of Committee

Awards

School of Pharmacy New Investigator Research Award
2010