The Novel Drug and Vaccine Delivery Facility

 Contact address: 

Dr. A. Omri

Director of Drug and Vaccine Delivery Systems Facility

Professor, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry

Professor, Bimolecular Sciences Ph.D. Program

Professor, PhD Program in Rural and Northern Health

Professor, Department of Biology

Professor, Medical Sciences Division, Northern Ontario School of Medicine (NOSM)


Mailing Address:

Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
Laurentian University

935 Ramsey Lake Road, Sudbury, Ontario, P3E 2C6, Canada

Office: 705-675-1151 ext. 2190

Laboratories: 1-705-675-1151 ext. 2120, 2129
Fax: 1-705-675-4844

Alternate emails:


Prof. A Omri is member of the following national and international societies:


-American Society of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics

-American Society For Microbiology

-Canadian Society of Pharmacology and Therapeutics

-International Society of Liposomes

-Canadian Society of Pharmaceutical Sciences


Prof. A Omri is member of the Editorial Board of several International Journals:


 Editorship and Editorial boards

1. Recent Patents on Drug Delivery & Formulation

2. Expert Opinion on Drug Delivery

3. Current Nanoscience

4. BioMed Research International

5. Journal of Nanomaterials

6. Journal of Toxicology

7. International Journal of Biomaterials

8. Advances in Pharmacological Sciences

9. Journal of Drug Delivery

10. Recent Patents on Anti-Infective Drug Discovery

11. The Open Antimicrobial Agents Journal, Regional Editor

12. Mediterranean Journal of Science & Technology

13. European Journal of Chemistry

14. Journal of Pharmacology Research, Editor-in-Chief

15. International Journal of Pharmaceutical Analysis, Associate Editor

16. The Natural Products Journal

17. The Open Natural Products Journal

18. Advanced Chemistry Letters

19. International Journal of Theoretical and Applied Nanotechnology

20. Journal of Pharmacognosy. Editor-in-Chief

21. Journal of Applied Information Science

22. OA Drug Design and Delivery. Editor-in-Chief

23. OA Biochemistry

24. OA Biology

25. OA Biotechnology

26. OA Clinical Pharmacology

27. OA Evidence-Based Medicine

28. OA Experimental Medicine

29. OA Infectious Diseases

30. OA Microbiology

31. OA Nano-Bio-Technology

32. OA Paediatric Medicine

33. OA Pharmacology

34. OA Toxicology

35. Nanomaterials & Nanosciences

36. British Journal of Pharmaceutical Research

37. HOAJ Biology

38. Journal of Pharmaceutical Technology Drug Research

39. The Open Drug Delivery Journal, Regional Editor

40. OA Inflammation

41. Oriental Journal of Chemistry

42. International Journal of Translation & Community Medicine

43. International Journal of Medical Biotechnology & Genetics

44. International Journal of Nano Studies and Technology

45. International Journal of Clinical Therapeutics and Diagnosis

46. International Journal of Microbiology & Advanced Immunology

47. International Journal of Education

48. Journal of Microbiology & Experimentation

49. Journal of Hospital Pharmacy

50. International Research Journal of Humanities, Engineering and pharmaceutical sciences

51. Bioifformatics Open, Senior Editor

52. Asian Journal of Pharmaceutical and Health sciences

53. Asian Journal of Biological and Life Sciences

54. SOJ Pharmacy & Pharmaceutical Sciences

55. Pulmonary Research and Respiratory Medicine

56. EC Pharmaceutical Science journal

 57. EC Agriculture

 Grant Proposals Reviewer and scholarships

1)     CIHR (Canadian Institutes for Health Research): PS Panel observer (2002)

2)     CIHR (Canadian Institutes for Health Research): PS Panel member (2013-September)

3)     CIHR (Canadian Institutes for Health Research): PS Panel member (2013-November)

4)     Fonds quebecois Nature-technologie-Panel member (2008, 2009, 2013)

5)     CIHR (Canadian Institutes for Health Research): Grant Reviewer (2003 and 2004)

6)     U.S. Civilian Research & Development Foundation (CRDF):  Grant Reviewer (2000)

7)     NSERC Grant Reviewer (2004-2009)

8)     Ontario Graduate Scholarship (OGS) panel (Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities)    2002-2007