Ralph Santos-Oliveira, Ph.D.

Ralph Santos-Oliveira, Ph.D.

President of the Brazilian Association of Radiopharmacy, Brazil

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Dr. Ralph Santos-Oliveira served as a researcher at the Brazilian Nuclear Energy Commission (2005-2010), coordinator for the Federal Council of Pharmacy and the Radiopharmacy Commission during 2008-20012.  He is a member of the Brazilian Pharmacopoeia at the Radiopharmacy Committee.  He holds a B.S. in industrial pharmacy (Universidade Federal Fluminense, 2002), an M.S. in nuclear engineering (Universidade Federal de Pernambuco, 2006), and a Ph.D. in biotechnology science (Renorbio, 2008). He carried out Postdoctoral Research in the area of pharmaceutical science, at the University of Maryland (2010). His distinguished career with Brazilian Nuclear Energy Commission led to  the faculty at the Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro. He is the author of the first book of radiopharmacy in Portuguese. Along with the Brazilian Pharmacopoeia, this book has become one of the standard instructional books for radiopharmacy. In addition, Dr. Santos-Oliveira has published over 56 open literature scientific articles. Dr. Santos-Oliveira is Professor at Faculty of Pharmacy at Zona Oeste Estadual University (Brazil).