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LEE Wooin, PhD

LEE Wooin, PhD

Associate Professor, College of Pharmacy, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea

Biography

Wooin Lee obtained her PhD degree at the Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, College of Pharmacy, University at Buffalo, SUNY in the USA. She did her postdoctoral training at the Division of Clinical Pharmacology at Vanderbilt University. After that, she joined the research faculty working closely with clinical oncologists and the early drug development team at the Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center. She was an Assistant and Associate Professor at the Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, College of Pharmacy, University of Kentucky. In 2014, she moved back to South Korea and is currently an Associate Professor at the College of Pharmacy, Seoul National University. Her research interest lies in understanding the genetic, epigenetic and molecular bases for variable drug response and drug interactions with a focus on membrane transporters and developing novel anticancer drugs targeting the proteasomes and their delivery strategies to achieve desirable pharmacokinetic and pharmacodynamic profiles. She has also been pursuing research in pharmacokinetic modeling and simulation using preclinical and clinical data. She has authored over 80 peer-reviewed publications. 

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