Abdul Basit, PhD, is Professor of Pharmaceutics at UCL School of Pharmacy. Professor Basit’s research sits at the interface between pharmaceutical science and gastro-enterology, forging links between basic science and clinical outcomes. He is an international authority on oral drug delivery and absorption, and has published over 300 papers, book chapters, abstracts, and patents. He leads a large and multi-disciplinary research group, and the goal of his work is to further the understanding of GI physiology by fundamental research.
He is a frequent speaker at international conferences, serves as a consultant to numerous pharmaceutical companies and is on the advisory boards of healthcare organisations, charitable bodies and scientific journals.