Nicole Brogden, Ph.D.
Campus address: 552 CPB
Primary department: Pharmaceutical Sciences and Experimental Therapeutics - Pharmaceutics and Translational Therapeutics Division
Interdisciplinary program(s): Human Toxicology
Research description: Dr. Brogden's research explores the skin as a means of drug delivery, and as a portal for understanding underlying pathologic processes within the body. The following areas are currently being explored. 1) Development of microneedle delivery techniques for patients with challenging drug delivery needs, focusing primarily on pediatric and geriatric populations. 2) Formulation of innovative cutaneous drug preparations for treatment of localized skin disorders. 3) Elucidation of age-related changes in skin barrier and mediator expression as related to immunosenescence and the development of age-related dermatology conditions.