Experts

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  • Dickhoff,Bastiaan

    Dr. Bastiaan Dickhoff, Director Innovation & Product Application

    Bastiaan holds a Bachelor of Engineering in Petroleum and Gas Technology from the Hogeschool van Amsterdam (the Netherlands), a Master of Science (MSc) in Chemical Engineering from Swansea University (U.K.), and a Ph.D., Pharmaceutics and Biopharmaceutics from the University of Groningen (the Netherlands). Before joining DFE Pharma, he held different R&D (Research & Development) positions at GSK and RSSL/Mondelez International.

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  • Ross Blezard

    Ross Blezard, Product Application Specialist

    Ross is a physicist by education and is the DFE Pharma Product application specialist for BioPharma. Ross brings significant experience in formulation development and material characterization, gained through his previous roles as Head of formulation development for a UK based CDMO and Senior Scientist (Physical sciences) for a global leader in food and pharmaceutical industries.

  • Janssen,Pauline 9537

    Pauline Janssen, Product Application Specialist - Inhalation

    Pauline holds a Master of Science (MSc) in Natural Sciences (physical chemistry) from the Radboud University, Nijmegen (the Netherlands) with a specialization in Science, Management, and Innovation. She has been working at DFE Pharma over 5 years, where she contributed to application development of excipients based upon fundamental knowledge and powder physics. Currently, she is Product Application Specialist supporting the Inhalation and Continuous Manufacturing categories.

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  • Peters,Harry

    Harry Peters, Senior Product Application Specialist - Inhalation

    Harry is a Senior Product application specialist at DFE Pharma and has more than 30 years of experience gained at different companies like Solvay Pharmaceuticals, Sensient Technologies and FrieslandCampina. He holds a Bachelor of Science (BSc) in Food Technology from the HAS University (the Netherlands).

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  • Fathollahi Sara B

    Sara Fathollahi, Product Application Specialist - Oral Solid Dosage

    Sara holds a Bachelor of Science (BSc) in Biomedical Engineering from Science and Research University of Tehran (Iran), a Master of Science (MSc) in Biomedical Engineering and a Ph.D., Process Engineering from Graz University of Technology (Austria). She has several years of experience working in different R&D projects at Technical University of Graz and Research Center Pharmaceutical Engineering (Graz). Currently she is Product Application Specialist at DFE Pharma.

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  • Mara Van Haandel

    Mara van Haandel, Innovation Program Director a.i.

    Mara is currently Marketing Director Biopharma and Innovation Program Director a.i. at DFE Pharma. She holds a Master of Science (MSc) in Food Technology by WUR Wageningen. Before joining DFE Pharma she worked for 10 years at FrieslandCampina in multiple R&D roles. Since 2013 Mara is working at DFE Pharma in R&D and since January 2022 as Marketing Director Biopharma.

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  • Van Den Heuvel,Korinde Pass

    Korinde van den Heuvel-Jansen, Senior Product Developer

    Korinde holds a Master of Science in Chemistry from Radboud University, Nijmegen (the Netherlands). She has years of experience in the pharmaceutical development and manufacturing of drug product formulations and before joining DFE Pharma, she worked at Synthon.

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  • Stockrahm,Astrid

    Astrid Stockrahm- Uhling, Global Quality Assurance Specialist

    Astrid holds a diploma in chemical engineering from Fachhochschule Niederrhein, Germany. At DFE Pharma Astrid is Quality Assurance Specialist and responsible for all global QA and regulatory activities. Astrid has over 10 years of experience in the pharmaceutical industry and has previously worked for companies such as Janssen-Cilag.