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Office of Testing and Research Organization

Federal Research Center
White Oak Office Building #22, Suite 2130
10903 New Hampshire Avenue
Silver Spring, MD 20993
Phone: (301) 796-1213 Fax: (301) 796-9859
Lucinda Buhse, Ph.D., Director


Immediate Office

  • Director: Lucinda Buhse, Ph.D., Director
  • Immediate Office Staff
  • The Immediate Office provides administrative and planning support for all Office of Testing and Research functions.

Laboratory of Clinical Pharmacology

  • Acting Director: Thomas J. Colatsky, Ph.D.
  • The Laboratory of Clinical Pharmacology develops new analytical methods, conducts research on human tissue metabolism, including collaborative clinical trials, and in vitro, or animal studies relevant to human drug utilization.

Division of Applied Pharmacology Research

  • Director: Thomas J. Colatsky, Ph.D.
  • The Division of Applied Pharmacology Research focuses on nonclinical pharmacology/toxicology research that will establish the best models and endpoints for accurately predicting the clinical effects of therapeutics.

Division of Pharmaceutical Analysis

  • Director: Lucinda Buhse, Ph.D.
  • The Division of Pharmaceutical Analysis develops analytical methods, performs testing of drugs where surveillance is required, and evaluates testing methods for new drugs.

Division of Product Quality Research

  • Director: Mansoor Khan, Ph.D.
  • The Division of Product Quality Research conducts intramural and collaborative research to provide a scientific basis for guidance development and regulatory decision making to ensure high standards of product quality and performance.

 

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