Add to Favorites Newsroom RSS Share
fb-shareAmerican Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists (AAPS)
Arlington, VA USA

Our News on Newswise

Promising New Targeted Therapy for Acceleration of Bone Fracture Repair

There are over six million fractures per year in the U.S. with direct costs in the billions, not to mention lost productivity. The only drug currently available to accelerate the healing process must be applied directly onto the fracture surface...
1-Nov-2018 12:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Clinical and Environmental Factors Impact Absorption of Common Sunscreen Ingredient

With the growing awareness of ultraviolet (UV) exposure resulting in an increased risk of photoaging and skin cancers, consumers are using higher sun protection factor (SPF) sunscreens with frequent reapplication. New research, Evaluation of...
5-Nov-2018 1:00 PM EST Add to Favorites

New Study Indicates Opioid Overdose Reversal Products Chemically Stable Well Past Expiration Date

A widely used naloxone nasal spray (NNS) and naloxone injection (NIJ), otherwise known as Narcan® and Evzio®, which are administered to prevent opioid overdose deaths, were found to be chemically stable up for at least ten months and beyond one...
1-Nov-2018 12:30 PM EDT Add to Favorites

AAPS Announces 2018 Distinguished Pharmaceutical Scientist Award for Pioneering Work in Protein and Drug Transport and Release from Polymer Systems

AAPS Announces 2018 Distinguished Pharmaceutical Scientist Award
30-Oct-2018 9:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

AAPS Announces Six Fellowships, One of the Highest Organizational Honors

The American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists (AAPS) is pleased to announce the elevation of six recipients to AAPS Fellow (FAAPS), one of the highest honors given to members of the association. Each year
15-Oct-2018 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

2018 AAPS Election Results Announced

Joseph W. Polli, Ph.D., FAAPS, GlaxoSmithKline has been elected to serve as president-elect of the American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists (AAPS), a professional member-based organization of approximately 9,000 located in Arlington, VA.
13-Aug-2018 9:30 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Want Value for Your Membership? AAPS Journals Deliver Huge Impact

According to Clarivate Analytics’ Journal Citation Reports, the 2017 impact factors for AAPS’ journals were all highly ranked in the category of Pharmacology and Pharmacy.
16-Jul-2018 10:50 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Pharma Industry Sets Sights on Success with New Biosimilar Drug Development Standards

A new open-access white paper discusses the practical aspects of attribute selection and ranking, a critical first step in biosimilar drug development. These updated analytical standards were compiled by an international, multidisciplinary team...
17-May-2018 4:20 PM EDT Add to Favorites

see all news

Our Experts on Newswise

New Technology May Prevent Vitamin B12 Deficient Seniors and Vegetarians from Needing Injections

New technology may prevent vitamin B12 deficient seniors, vegetarians and anemics from needing injections. Pharmaceutical scientists from across the globe present health discoveries at the American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists' (AAPS)...
18-Jun-2008 8:55 AM EDT

see all experts

Our YouTube Videos


The American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists (AAPS) is a professional, scientific
organization of approximately 9,000 members employed in academia, industry, government, and other
research institutes worldwide. Founded in 1986, AAPS advances the capacity of pharmaceutical scientists
to develop products and therapies that improve global health.


Stacey Wierzba
Director, Public Outreach


Twitter twitter-icon

Chat now!