Kishor Wasan

has received numerous awards for his contributions to health science

About Me

Kishor Wasan has received numerous awards for his contributions to health sciences including the Canadian Society of Pharmaceutical Sciences Leadership award for outstanding contributions to Pharmaceutical Sciences in Canada and is a Fellow of the Canadian Academy of Health Sciences and the American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists. Kishor Wasan has published over 240 peer-reviewed articles and 280 abstracts in the area of lipid-based drug delivery and lipoprotein-drug interactions. Most recently, Dr. Wasan served as the Dean of the College of Pharmacy and Nutrition of the University of Saskatchewan from August 2014 to June 2019. Dr. Wasan led the research team at the Wasan lab at the University of British Columbia that developed what has become iCo 019, and will initially focus his efforts on the further development of iCo 019 via partnerships and collaborations.

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April 24, 2023

NGDI UBC is listed #13 on this prestigious list-The Top 25 Healthcare Technology Leaders of Vancouver for 2022 | The Healthcare Technology Report

  The Top 25 Healthcare Technology Leaders of Vancouver for 2022 Dr. Kishor Wasan Company: Neglected Global Diseases Initiative, University of British Columbia Title: Co-Founder and Co-Director Dr. Kishor Wasan is the Co-Founder with Dr. Bob Hancock and currently the Co-Director (with Dr. Richard Lester) of the Neglected Global Diseases Initiative at the University of […]

March 9, 2023

Symptoms of Urology Problems

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February 3, 2023

What Does a Urologist Do?

Urologists diagnose and treat medical conditions that affect the urinary tract. They also deal with several men’s health issues, including prostate cancer. To become a urologist, a doctor completes four years of medical school and then has five or six more years of training called residency. These include surgical and clinical training, so urologists are […]

January 23, 2023

The Most Important Factors of Leadership

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