U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
Sliver Spring, Maryland
Dr. Pradeep Kumar Bolla is currently ORISE fellow at USFDA. He completed his PhD in Biomedical Engineering with a focus on Pharmaceutics (drug delivery) in May 2020. His dissertation work was focussed on developing formulation strategies to improve the solubility and permeability of small molecules. He also holds a Masters degree in Pharmacology and Toxicology from National Institute of Pharmaceutical Education and Research (NIPER), India and Bachelors degree in Pharmacy from Kakatiya University, India. Prior to joining PhD, he worked as a Medical/Regulatory Submissions Writer for Novartis Pharmaceuticals Inc. (Vaccines and Oncology Portfolio) for 5 years. Pradeep’s research is mainly into the development and characterization of topical/transdermal nano-drug delivery systems for drugs with poor oral bioavailability. Till date, he has published 12 peer reviewed scientific articles in reputed journals and presented more than 25 posters in national and international conferences.