Oral Delivery for Food and Pharma

Scientific Session 3

Date/Time: Monday, July 23, 2018 - 1:30 PM to 3:30 PM


This session is concerned with aspects of oral delivery science and product development, including immediate, sustained, delayed, and pulsed release. It includes oral delivery of drugs (from small molecules to biologics), food, feed, beverages, nutrients, nutraceuticals, probiotics, prebiotics, and supplements. Topics of interest include, but are not limited to, all aspects of systems that enhance oral absorption, introduce prolonged effect and stability of additives, product acceptability (including taste masking, rheology, etc.), targeted and/or more uniform delivery in the gastrointestinal tract, in vitro and in vivo models, analytical chemistry, formulation technology for poorly soluble agents, biopharmaceutics, equipment design, and computational modeling.