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Edmund Elder

Expert in drug delivery, formulation development, manufacturing and patents; FDA regulations, generic drugs, nanotechnology; pharmaceutical analysis

Director, Lachman Institute for Pharmaceutical Development / Director, Zeeh Pharmaceutical Experiment Station School of Pharmacy Work: 608-890-1198 — Home and cell phones available upon request Home page


  • Drug development and manufacturing
  • Drug regulation, FDA regulation


  • US Pharmacopeia Compounding Expert Committee, 2010-2015, 2015-2020, 2020-2025
  • Member, American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists (AAPS), American Pharmacists Association (APhA), American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP) and Sigma Xi, the Scientific Research Honor Society
  • Editorial Board, Drug Development and Industrial Pharmacy
  • 7 US Patents and 4 International Patents
  • National Academies of Science, Engineering and Medicine, Board on Health Sciences Policy, Committee for Assessment of Compounded Topical Pain Creams, 2019-2020