Varda Sandweiss, MS

Assistant Professor, Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Sciences

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  • Office: 230 West 125th Street, Room 538, New York, NY 10027
  • Campus:
    Touro College of Pharmacy
  • Phone:
    (646) 981-4725
  • Email:


Master in Pharmacy, Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel

Clinical Specialty

Expert in developing Injectable products, which includes, pre-formulation, formulation, compounding and process development (parenteral and ophthalmic). Expert also in developing all topical, nasal, liquid and semi-solid dosage forms.

Professional Service

  • Principal Scientist, Schering Plough Pharmaceutical Company, June 1974 to April 2008
  • Adjunct Professor, Rockefeller University, Current 

Teaching responsibilities

  • PHRM 509: Foundations of Pharmaceutical Sciences II
  • PHRM 633: Principles of Pharmacy Practice I
  • PHRM 646: Injectable products
  • PHRM 748: Academic Pharmacy II


Poster presentation: What Research tells about the Utility of Team Projects in Graduate and Professional School Classes:  Comparing Changes in a Graduate Business School and College of Pharmacy Professional Program