Pharmaceutical Aerosol Engineering and Targeted Therapeutics


Our group works to improve the treatment of respiratory diseases and disorders through the development of new targeted drug delivery strategies, effective inhalation devices, and innovative lung therapeutics.  We work in close collaboration with Dr. Michael Hindle (VCU Department of Pharmaceutics) in order to provide Pharmaceutical Engineering solutions to challenging problems in the area of respiratory therapeutics.

Research Areas

Worth Longest, Ph.D.
Harris Exceptional Scholar Professor

Department of Mechanical and Nuclear Engineering

Department of Pharmaceutics

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Richmond, VA 23284-3015

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