Director– Simulation Sciences
Simulations Plus, Inc.
Dr. Lukacova is Director for Simulation Sciences at Simulations Plus, Inc. She received M.S. degree in Biochemistry and Biotechnology from Slovak University of Technology (Bratislava, Slovakia) and Ph.D. degree in Pharmaceutical Sciences from North Dakota State University where she also completed her post-doctoral fellowship. In 2005 she joined Simulations Plus where she has been contributing to research and development of GastroPlus™, DDDPlus™, and MembranePlus™ software packages widely used throughout the pharmaceutical industry in early drug development, formulation, pre-clinical, and clinical research; as well as to consulting studies. She authored a number of papers in computational chemistry, basic research of transport of small molecules through artificial membranes, and pharmacokinetic and pharmacodynamic modeling in peer-reviewed journals and served as a reviewer of publications in the same areas.