Date of release: Wednesday, February 19, 2014

Shashi-Rudrangi-2014Shashi Ravi Suman Rudrangi, PhD student of Professor Steve Wicks and Dr Bruce Alexander has been selected as the Co-Chair of the Students Association of the Academy of Pharmaceutical Sciences Great Britain (SAPS).

Shashi says that, 'I have joined SAPS because of the excellent opportunities the group provides to network with fellow scientists and also to extend my sphere of learning. Being selected as the Co-Chair, I am happy to represent the University of Greenwich at the association and will be committed to helping SAPS prosper!’

The Academy of Pharmaceutical Sciences is the professional body for the Pharmaceutical Sciences in United Kingdom. The mission of the Academy of Pharmaceutical Sciences is to champion innovation and opportunity in Pharmaceutical Sciences for the delivery of medicines.

A Pharmaceutical Scientist is an individual who contributes to bringing a new drug from concept through to a medicinal product. This includes, but is not exclusive to, individuals in academia, industry, regulation, clinical research and manufacturing.