Jeffrey Katz Wins 2016 Distinguished Dissertation Award

Jeffrey Katz, a 2015 Ph.D. graduate, won a 2016 Distinguished Dissertation Award.The Graduate Council and Office of Research named Jeffrey Katz, a 2015 graduate of the Duquesne University Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences with a Ph.D. in Pharmaceutics, a winner of a 2016 Distinguished Dissertation Award in the Pharmacy, Health Sciences and Nursing category for the dissertation titled Multi-component Characterization of Strain Rate Sensitivity in Pharmaceutical Materials.

Dr. Ira Buckner, associate professor of pharmaceutics, served as adviser for Katz, who currently works at Amgen, a biopharmaceutical company headquartered in southern California.

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