Vijay Tammara, Ph.D., F.A.A.P.S.
Adjunct Associate Professor of Pharmaceutical Sciences
B.Pharm., University College of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Kakatiya Univeristy
Ph.D., University of Louisiana School of Pharmacy, University at Monroe
Dr. Tammara is Director of Global Strategic Regulatory Development at Merck Research Laboratories, Merck & Co. Inc. in North Wales, PA. Dr. Tammara's current responsibilities include directing a team of three regulatory professionals to provide regulatory and strategic clinical development support in the areas of cardiovascular, endocrine, and gastroenterology therapeutic areas; develop corporate regulatory strategy and coordinate regulatory activities including filing of market authorization applications worldwide; serve as an expert internal consultant/resource to the Clinical, Clinical Pharmacology and Pharmacokinetics Division, Formulation and Drug Delivery Division, Formulation and Drug Delivery Division to provide both documented and verbal consults on regulatory, clinical, biopharmaceutical, and PK/PD issues. He is Co-Editor of Journal of Clinical Research and Regulatory Affairs and an American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists Fellow. Dr. Tammara received The B.Pharm. from University College of Pharmaceutical Sciences at Kakatiya University, and he holds the Ph.D. in pharmaceutics from the School of Pharmacy at the University of Louisiana University at Monroe.