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Diane J. Burgess

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Board of Trustees Distinguished Professor

Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences
69 North Eagleville Road
Storrs, CT 06269-3092
Phone: (860) 486-3760
Email: d.burgess@uconn.edu Web: http://burgesslab.uconn.edu/home
 

Education

  • Postdoctoral Training: Universities of Amsterdam, Nottingham, U.K. (1984-1985) and North Carolina, 1985
  • Ph.D. University of London, U.K. , 1984
  • B.Sc. University of Strathclyde, U.K. , 1979

 

Research Focus

  • Drug delivery systems and performance testing methods
  • Implantable biosensors for glucose monitoring for diabetic patients
  • Intracellular trafficking of gene therapeutics and delivery

 

Awards

  • Outstanding Teacher of the Year Award,1992
  • Outstanding Teacher of the Year Award, 2005
  • Distinguished Service Award, 2009
  • Controlled Release Society, India Chapter (CRSI) Fellowship Award, 2010
  • Nagai APSJ International Women Scientist Research Achievement Award, 2011

 

Current Publications

J. Tsung and D.J. Burgess. “Biodegradable Polymers in Drug Delivery Systems.” In “Fundamentals and Applications of Controlled Release Drug Delivery.” Eds. M. Rathbone, R. Siegel, and J. Shipmann. CRS Press, Springer. Part 2, pp. 107-123, (2012). DOI:10.1007/978-1-4614-0881-9_5.

M. Kastellorizios and D.J. Burgess. “In Vitro Drug Release Testing and In Vivo/In Vitro Correlation for Long Acting Implants and Injections.” In “Long Acting Injections and Implants.” Eds. J. Wright and D.J. Burgess. CRS Press, Springer. Chapter 23, pp. 475-504 (2012). DOI:10.1007/978-1-4614-0554-2_23.

S. Kumar and D.J. Burgess. “Nanosuspension: Controlled Release Science and Technology.” In “Long Acting Injections and Implants.” Eds. J. Wright and D.J. Burgess. CRS Press, Springer. Chapter 13, pp. 239-262 (2012). DOI:10.1007/978-1-4614-0554-2_13.

J. Morais and D.J. Burgess. “Micro- and Nano-Emulsion Technologies (Controlled Release Parenteral Drug Delivery Systems).” In “Long Acting Injections and Implants.” Eds. J. Wright and D.J. Burgess. CRS Press, Springer. Chapter 12, pp. 221-238 (2012). DOI:10.1007/978-1-4614-0554-2_12.

X. Xu and D.J. Burgess. “Liposomes as Carriers for Controlled Drug Delivery.” In “Long Acting Injections and Implants.” Eds. J. Wright and D.J. Burgess. CRS Press, Springer. Chapter 11, pp. 195-220 (2012). DOI:10.1007/978-1-4614-0554-2_11.

Y. Wang and D.J. Burgess. “Microsphere Technology.” In “Long Acting Injections and Implants.” Eds. J. Wright and D.J. Burgess. CRS Press, Springer. Chapter 10, pp. 167-194 (2012). DOI:10.1007/978-1-4614-0554-2_10.

J. Shen and D.J. Burgess. “Drugs for Long Acting Injections and Implants.” In “Long Acting Injections and Implants.” Eds. J. Wright and D.J. Burgess. CRS Press, Springer. Chapter 5, pp. 73-92 (2012). DOI:10.1007/978-1-4614-0554-2_5.

J. Wright and D.J. Burgess. “An Introduction of Long Acting Injections and Implants.” In “Long Acting Injections and Implants.” Eds. J. Wright and D.J. Burgess. CRS Press, Springer. Chapter 1, pp. 1-10 (2012). DOI:10.1007/978-1-4614-0554-2_1.

D.J. Burgess. and M. Kapoor, “Quantum Dot Labeling for Assessment of Intracellular Trafficking of Therapeutically Active Molecules.” In “Organelle-Specific Pharmaceutical Nanotechnology.” Ed. V. Weissig, G.G.M. D’Souza, John Wiley and Sons. Chapter 27, pp. 535-568 (2010).

Y. Wang and D.J. Burgess. “Drug-Device Combination Products.” In “Drug-Device Combination Products – Delivery Technologies and Application.” Ed. Andrew Lewis, Woodhead Publishing Limited and CRC press, Cambridge, UK, Chapter 1, pp. 3-20 (2010).