Prof Anupam Bishayee
Dr. Anupam Bishayee (B.Pharm., M. Pharm., Ph.D) is a Professor and Founding Chair at Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences of Larkin University College of Pharmacy (Miami, Florida). Dr. Bishayee has 25 years combined experience in pharmaceutical education, research, teaching, and administration. He received his Bachelor of Pharmacy (B.Pharm.), Master of Pharmacy (M.Pharm.), and Ph.D. in Pharmacy from Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India. Dr. Bishayee performed post-doctoral research at Rutgers University, Newark, New Jersey (formerly University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey) and completed a fellowship in Academic Medicine from Northeast Ohio Medical University (NEOMED, Rootstown, Ohio). Dr. Bishayee’s primary research interest during last two decades encompasses cancer biology, cancer therapeutics, and cancer prevention. His laboratory is involved in investigating chemopreventive and therapeutic effects of various medicinal plants, natural products, dietary and synthetic agents using various pre-clinical models of cancer, including breast and liver cancer, and underlying mechanisms of action. The various projects of Dr. Bishayee are funded by the National Institutes of Health as well as private pharmaceutical and biotechnological companies. Recently, Dr Bishayee has been awarded a United States patent on development of a potential drug for breast cancer preventive and treatment. Dr. Bishayee has published more than 160 peer-reviewed original research papers and review articles, mostly in high-impact journals, 12 book chapters, and around 70 abstracts as well as delivered more than 30 invited presentations at various national and international scientific meetings. Dr. Bishayee is serving as Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Natural Products in Cancer Prevention and Therapy as well as editorial board member and reviewer of more than 60 reputed journals.