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Rodney Siwale

Associate Professor of Pharmaceutics
Department of Pharmaceutical & Administrative Sciences

Email:     rodney.siwale@wne.edu
Phone:   413-796-2429
Office:    CSP 323


Education:

   BS  Biochemistry, University of Kent, Canterbury, UK
   MS in Biopharmacy, King's College London, Department of Pharmacy, UK
   PhD in Pharmaceutics, Mercer University College of Pharmacy, Atlanta, Georgia


Classes Taught:

  • Pharmaceutics
  • Pharmaceutics Lab
  • Pharmacokinetics 


Research Interests:

  • Novel Biodegradable nanoparticles as drug and vaccine delivery vehicles
  • Ocular drug delivery in Age-Related Macular Degeneration


Selected Publication: 

Rodney C Siwale PhD, Richard T Addo PhD, Aladin Siddig PhD, Carl W Oettinger MD and Martin J D’Souza PhD “The Effect of Intracellular Catalase and Antisense Oligonucleotides to NF-kB using Albumin Microspheres in the Endotoxic Shock Model” Published  in the Journal of Drug Targeting. 2009 Nov;17(9):701-9.PMID: 19845486 


Hobbies and Other Interests:

   Travel, Aviation, Running, Swimming, Spending quality time with family and friends