Long Island University
Brooklyn, New York
Benjamin A. Kuzma is a 5th year Ph.D. student in the Pharmaceutical Science program at Long Island University. Ben graduated from Assumption College in Worcester, Massachusetts in 2015 with a B.A. in Biology. He then began his Ph.D. work at Long Island University in Brooklyn N.Y. under Dr. Grazia Stagni investigating dermal pharmacokinetics utilizing microdialysis. He is currently working on an FDA grant entitled "Benchmark of dermis microdialysis to assess bioequivalence of dermatological topical products." His current research utilizes microdialysis data to build empirical dermal pharmacokinetic models in Yucatan Mini-Pigs and their relationship to in vitro permeation testing data.