Andreas Schittny

PhD-Student
andreas.schittny-at-unibas.ch

Office room number 2026
Pharmacenter
Pharmaceutical Technology
Klingelbergstrasse 50
CH-4056 Basel

Office phone
+41 (0)61 207 16 99
Office fax
+41 (0)61 207 15 16

Andreas Schittny graduated at the University of Basel as a Master in Pharmacy and obtained his federal diploma as pharmacist in 2014. He conducted his master thesis at Novartis AG in the formulation of parenteral nanomedicine (“Microfluidic Production of Intravenous Administered, Biodegradable Polymer Nanoparticles for Passive Drug Targeting: Feasibility Study, Method Development and Formulation Screening”). After graduation, he worked in the sterile production of chemotherapeutics in the hospital pharmacy of the University Hospital of Basel as well as in a community pharmacy.

He joined the research groups of Prof. J. Huwyler (Pharmaceutical Technology) and Prof. S. Krähenbühl (Clinical Pharmacology) as PhD-Student in February 2016. His work focuses on the advanced understanding of the process of hot melt extrusion for improved bioavailability with clinical validation.