Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences and Social Pharmacy
Dean of the Faculty of Pharmacy
General information about the Department
The Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences and Social Pharmacy has appointed ten full-time academic lecturers: four full professors, two associate professors and four assistant professors.
The Department is structured in three sections.
Prof. Toni Vekov, PhD , DSc
Prof. Petkana Hristova, PhD, DSc
Assoc. prof. Nadia Veleva, PhD
Assos. prof. Hristina Lebanova, MPharm, PhD
Chief assist. prof. Joana Simeonova, PhD
Tel: +35964 884 100
Subjects and facilities
Pharmaceutical Technology – 6; Pharmacognosy – 4; Pharmacobotany – 1
Available equipment in Pharmacognosy labs:
High-performance liquid chromatography (HPLC); Spectrophotometer; Fume hoods; Microscopes; Laboratory glassware etc.
Available equipment in Pharmaceutical Technology labs:
Mixer and Granulator; Fully Automatic Capsule Filling Machine; Rotary Tablet Press; Forced Convection Oven; Fume Hood; Falling Ball Viscometer; Flowability Tester; Tablet Friability Tester; Tapped Density Tester; Semi-Automatic Hardness Tester; Tablet Disintegration Tester; pH meters; Titration setup; Water Baths; Laminar Flow Hood; Autoclave; Laboratory glassware etc.
Available equipment in Biopharmaceutical Control lab:
Infrared Spectrophotometer; Dissolution Apparatus; Water bath; Laboratory glassware etc.
Preparation and modification of polymeric microspheres
Modified-release dosage forms
Health technology assessment