Hartmut Derendorf, Ph.D.

Hartmut Derendorf

Chair, Distinguished Professor of Pharmaceutics, V. Ravi Chandran Professor in Pharmaceutical Sciences



EMAIL: hartmut@cop.ufl.edu

PHONE: 352-273-7856

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  • Ph.D., University of Munster, Germany, 1979

Biographical Sketch

  • Chair of Pharmaceutics
  • Director for the Center Food-Drug Interaction Research and Education.

Hartmut Derendorf has been teaching Biopharmaceutics, Pharmacokinetics and Clinical Pharmacokinetics at the University of Florida since 1983. In 1995, he received the UF Teaching Improvement Award, and in 2008 the HHMI Distinguished Mentorship Award. He was awarded the UF Research Foundation Professorship (2002), the CVS Pharmacy Endowed Professorship (2007-2013), the International Educator of the Year Award (2004-2007) and the UF Doctoral Advisor/Mentoring Award (2009). He has supervised more than 40 Ph.D. students.

Dr. Derendorf has published more than 400 scientific publications and given more than 750 presentations at national or international meetings. He has published six textbooks in English and German. He is editor or associate editor of four scientific journals and serves on the editorial board of five others. His research interests include the pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics of corticosteroids, analgesics, antibiotics as well as drug interactions.

Derendorf has served as President of American College of Clinical Pharmacology (ACCP) in 2006/08 and President of International Society of Anti-infective Pharmacology (ISAP) in 2004-2006. He won the McKeen-Cattell Award for the best publication in J. Clin. Pharmacology (1994) and the Faculty Award of the University of Utrecht (2005). He is a Fellow of AAPS and ACCP as well as a review panel member of the NASA Human Research Program.

  • International Society of Pharmacometrics Leadership Award, 2013
  • AACP Volwiler Award, 2010
  • ACCP Distinguished Investigator Award, 2010
  • AAPS Research Achievement Award in Clinical Science, 2003
  • ACCP Nathaniel T. Kwit Distinguished Service Award, 2003

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