Current Affiliation

School of Pharmacy, Faculty of Science

Awards and Honours

  •     2020 Waterloo Institute for Nanotechnology (WIN) Research Leader Award
  •     2019 Waterloo Institute for Nanotechnology (WIN) Research Leader Award
  •     2019 Controlled Release Society (CRS) Transdermal and Mucosal Delivery Focus Group Inaugural Chair
  •     2018 University of Waterloo School of Pharmacy Outstanding Faculty Mentor in Graduate Program Award
  •     2016 Leslie F. Buggey Professorship
  •     2015 Association of Faculties of Pharmacy of Canada New Investigator Research Award
  •     2015 Gattefossé Canada/CSPS Award in Lipid-Based Drug Delivery
                 Fumakia M and Ho EA "Nanoparticles Encapsulated with Serpin A1 and LL37 Promote Wound Healing In Vitro and Possess Antibacterial Properties"
  •     2014 Canadian Society for Pharmaceutical Sciences / GlaxoSmithKline Early Career Award
  •     2013 Rh Award for Outstanding Contributions to Scholarship and Research (Interdisciplinary Category)
  •     2008-2009 Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research (MSFHR) Post-Doctoral Fellowship
  •     2007-2009 Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) Post-Doctoral Fellowship
  •     2007 Gordon Cressy Student Leadership Award
  •     2005-2007 Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) Industrial Post-Graduate Scholarship
  •     2005-2006 Ontario Graduate (Ph.D.) Scholarship (OGS)

Current Committees and Associations

  •   Member  CIHR Pharmaceutical Sciences Committee (2020 – present)
  •   Focus Group Representative  Controlled Release Society (2020 – present)
  •   Associate Editor  Drug Delivery and Translational Research (2019 – present)
  •   Panel Member  National Institutes of Health (NIH) / National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) (2019 – 2020)
  •   Inaugural Chair  Controlled Release Society Transdermal and Mucosal Delivery Focus Group (2018 – 2020)
  •   Guest Editor Special Issue  Pharmaceutics (2018 – present)
  •   Treasurer  Canadian Society for Pharmaceutical Sciences (2018 – present)
  •   Associate Editor  Journal of Pharmacy & Pharmaceutical Sciences (2016 – present)
  •   President  Canadian Chapter Controlled Release Society (CC-CRS) (2015-2017)
  •   Member  Controlled Release Society Young Scientist Committee (2013-2015)

Education

  •     CIHR/MSFHR Post-Doctoral Fellow, British Columbia Cancer Research Center
  •     Ph.D., University of Toronto, Pharmaceutical Sciences
  •     Hons.B.Sc., University of Toronto, Toxicology

Dr. Emmanuel A. Ho Principal Investigator