|Samuel L Kipo
S L Kipo is a lecturer in the Department of Pharmaceutics, Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, KNUST, Ghana.
|Born on 27/02/65 in Ghana. I am a Ghanaian. I obtained B Pharm. Degree in July 1991, and became registered pharmacist of Ghana in 1993. Since September 1991 I have been involved in higher education. From Teaching assistance (1991-92) and later demonstrator during my graduate studies and after M.Pharm graduation became full time faculty member in September 1997. I have been involved in various researches in drug and herbal medicine formulation. I have supervised over 100 undergraduate final year and three graduate students in Pharmaceutics and herbal medicine. I have served the Faculty and the University in various areas. I have 19 peer review publications. Apart from pharmaceutics, I handle dosage form calculations, GMP as applied to the manufacturing of herbal products, and herbal dispensing laboratory in the department of herbal medicine in the Faculty. I have been a resource person in some herbalist training on herbal dosage forms.|
|Current research interest is characterization, physicochemical and formulation studies of plant gums and quality assessment of some herbal dosage forms in the Ghanaian market.|