Prof Amin Rostami-HochaghanPharmD, PhD, FCP

Professor of Systems Pharmacology

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Professor of Systems Pharmacology

Biography

Amin joined the University of Manchester in December 2009 as a Professor of Systems Pharmacology at the Centre for Applied Pharmacokinetic Research in the School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences at the University of Manchester.

Previously Amin held a chair in Systems Pharmacology at the University of Sheffield. He joined the University of Sheffield as Research Assistant to Professor Geoff Tucker in 1996 before progressing to Lecturer, Senior Lecturer, Reader and Full Professorship posts in 1997, 2002, 2005 and 2007, respectively. As the Vice President of Research and Development at Simcyp Limited, Amin leads a team of over 30 scientists working on extrapolation of in vitro data on drug metabolism to predict in vivo pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics in “virtual patient populations”. Professor Rostami also leads an MSc Distance Learning Course on Modelling and Simulation in Drug Development.

Qualifications

  • 1987 - PharmD (Tabriz)

  • 1996 - PhD (Sheffield)

Memberships of committees and professional bodies

 

  • Co-Chair of ISoP International Advisory Board
  • Member of Host Madsen Award Committee of FIP
  • Member of the ISSX Finance Committee

Editorial Boards:

  • Acta Pharmaceutica Sciencia since 2007 (International Editorial Board)
  • Biopharm Drug Disposition (European Editor 2009 - present)
  • Clinical Pharmacology & Therapeutics: Pharmacometrics & Systems Pharmacology (Associate Editor 2012-present)
  • Current Drug Metabolism (European Editor 2006-present)
  • Drug Metabolism & Pharmacokinetics (2006-present)
  • Drug Metabolism Letters (2006-present)
  • Frontiers in Drug Metabolism and Transport (2010-present)
  • Frontiers in Toxicity Prediction (2010-present)
  • Xenobiotica (2005-present)

Learned Societies:

Fellow of:

  • American College of Clinical Pharmacology (ACCP)
  • Clinical Section of Br Pharmacological Society (BPS)
  • Japanese Society for the Study of Xenobiotics (JSSX)
  • American Association of Pharmaceutical Sciences (ACCP)

Member of:

  • American Association of Pharmaceutical Sciences (AAPS)
  • American College of Clinical Pharmacology (ACCP)
  • American Society of Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics (ASCPT)
  • International Society of Pharmacometrics (ISoP) International Society for the Study of Xenobiotics (ISSX)
  • American Society for Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics (ASPET)

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