The NAPPSA Member of the Month - a forum to recognize and thank a member of NAPPSA who has supported the Association's endeavors. Each month NAPPSA highlights one member who has gone above and beyond the call of duty. We hope you enjoy learning about your fellow members and always encourage your participation in Association events and activities.
NAPPSA is proud to recognize Dr. Funmi O. Ajayi, as Member of the Month for July, 2008. Dr. Ajayi is one of the founding members of NAPPSA, and has served in a variety of important leadership roles within the Association. Dr. Ajayi is the current General Secretary of NAPPSA, Program Committee member and a member of the Board.
Dr. Ajayi is Senior Director, Department of Early Clinical Development and Drug Safety, Global Health Care Connect & Develop, Procter & Gamble. She is also an adjunct professor at the University of Cincinnati. Funmi was a National Research Council Resident Research Fellow at Walter Reed Army Institute of Research prior to 10-year tenure at the FDA as a lead pharmacologist.
Her areas of interest include pharmacokinetics/pharmacodynamics, drug-drug interactions, biopharmaceutics, and drug safety. Dr. Ajayi is a regular guest lecturer for the Wright State University STREAMS program for minority students.
Thank you, Dr. Ajayi, for your valuable leadership in NAPPSA and contribution in the area of pharmaceutical science!