Jeanetta du Plessis

Director& Professor


Jeanetta du Plessisis is pharmacist who is specialising in drug delivery, whilst her research focuses on topical and transdermal drug delivery.  She has supervised more than 60 post-graduate students.  She is the author/co-author of several patents, well over 60 papers in peer-reviewed journals and two chapters in a book.  She serves on the scientific editorial boards of the Journal of Drug Delivery and the Journal of Global Pharma Technology.  She is a founding member of the honorary editorial board of the Open Access Journal, Research and Reports in Transdermal Drug Delivery.  She also acts on the DST Nanotechnology HSE Advisory committee, the Scientific committee of the IFSCC 2012 International Conference, and on the Marketting committee of the International Skin Forum Conference.I am the author and co-author of more than 50 scientific

contributions to peer-reviewed journals and books and have participated

extensively at conferences, both nationally and internationally.


Area of Interest

1)Drug delivery

2)Transdermal drug delivery

3)Topical drug delivery


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