Robert Price is the Chief Scientific Officer and Founder of Nanopharm (now an Aptar Pharma company), and Professor of Pharmaceutics at the University of Bath (UK). His research addresses the relationship between the physical, chemical and interfacial properties of materials and their influence on the microstructural properties of complex formulations.
Professor Price graduated with a BSc in Physics and a PhD in Physical Chemistry from University of Wales College of Cardiff (UK). After several years as a post-doctoral research fellow, he joined the Department of Pharmacy and Pharmacology at Bath in 2000, and was awarded a personal chair in 2008. During this time, he also co-founded and successfully grew Nanopharm to become a leading provider of orally inhaled and nasal drug product design and development services. He has authored more than 120 research articles and has been granted a number of patents. He has received the Royal Pharmaceutical Society Science Medal and the Royal Society of Chemistry Innovation Award for his research.