LIU Pharmacy Research

LIU Pharmaceutical Science Research

Located in vibrant Brooklyn, New York, the Arnold & Marie Schwartz College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences (LIU Pharmacy) is dedicated to training researchers who contribute to the fields of drug discovery, development and delivery. In addition, investigation of the molecular pharmacology of different disease states is undertaken. Our aim is to provide a better understanding of underlying mechanisms that cause diseases, and to improve treatment responses.

Centers & Institutes

LIU Pharmacy has a number of institutes and programs established to bring together faculty and students towards becoming leaders in pharmaceutical and biomedical research.

Core Facilities

LIU Pharmacy's Core facilities offer researchers technology, tools and expertise to facilitate their research and become competitive for extramural grant funding. Core facilities collaborate across departments and divisions.

Research Resources

LIU Pharmacy supports faculty and student research through University’s dedicated offices and resources. Learn more about administration and support.

  • Office of Sponsored Research and Programs
  • Institutional Review Board
  • Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee
  • Office of Environmental Health and Safety

Faculty Research Interests

LIU Pharmacy’s full-time faculty members are leading educators and active scholars who are experts in various fields of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Pharmacology and Toxicology, Cancer Research, Cosmetics, Social Administrative Sciences, and Drug Regulatory Affairs.

Research Administration

The mission of the Office of Research and Graduate Studies is to engage the research talents of faculty and students, promote high quality research and scholarship, and considerably contribute to the research output of LIU Pharmacy. The office is committed to faculty and student research engagement and provides resources to support research development and expansion.

Aruna Kissoon, B.A., M.S.
Coordinator, Graduate Programs

LIU Pharmacy Research Events

Research Seminar Series

Guest Speaker Lecture Series


Dissertation and Thesis Defense

AAPS Student Chapter Journal Club

L-Thyroxine is a brand name for the drug levothyroxine, a synthetic form of the human hormone thyroxine.


LIU Pharmacy
Arash T. Dabestani