Ask the Experts

Meet our Expert: Dr. Asma Patel

Learn more about Dr. Patel's areas of expertise and ask a question.

Dr. Asma Patel: VP, Integrated Development Services

Dr. Asma Patel is VP of Integrated Development Services at Quotient Sciences. In this role, Asma is responsible for providing scientific and technical support to Quotient Sciences' business development group and leading the consequent design of pharmaceutical science programs.

With over 20 years of experience in pre-formulation and formulation in academia, industry, and contract manufacturing organizations, Asma's expertise covers a wide range of dosage forms, including oral modified-release delivery and formulation strategies to improve the oral delivery of poorly soluble compounds.

Asma received a PhD in pre-formulation and formulation of novel anticancer prodrugs and a Bachelor of Science in Pharmaceutical Sciences, both from De Montfort University.


Topics of interest


Connect on LinkedIn

Visit profile


Ask a question

If you have a question for Dr. Asma Patel, please fill out the form below.

Two Scientists in full Tyvek suits looking up at a machine the clinical manufacturing lab


Innovation Within Drug Development: 3D printing of pharmaceutical dosage forms – has the time come?

Additive manufacturing (also known as 3D printing) is now commonplace in many industries. However, for pharmaceuticals, it is still nascent and arguably balancing on the cusp of translation from academic research into industry practice. We do have regulatory validation with SPRITAM®, the FDA-approved commercial product launched by Aprecia in 2015. What will the future impact of 3D printing be for the pharmaceutical industry given the changing dynamics in clinical research?

Continue reading

Get in touch
Humanity can’t afford to wait, so neither can we.
Let’s talk.