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Joshua Reineke

Joshua Reineke


Associate Professor/Haarberg Drug, Disease and Delivery Research Center Director

Office Building

Avera Health and Science Center



Mailing Address

Avera Health & Science 257
Pharmaceutical Sciences-Box 2202C
University Station
Brookings, SD 57007


Dr. Reineke joined SDSU in 2015. He teaches in both the Pharmacy Professional Program and the Pharmaceutical Sciences Graduate Program in the areas of Pharmacokinetics, Drug Delivery, Polymer Science, and coordinates the graduate student seminar course and department seminar series. His research integrates expertise in materials science, drug delivery, and pharmacokinetics to develop novel models and assays for translating nanomedicines into clinical use. His current areas of focus are in pancreatic cancer, tuberculosis infections, and cancer metastasis. Dr. Reineke is the faculty advisor to the SDSU student chapter of the American Association of Pharmaceutical Sciences.


Sc.B. in Biophysics (Honors), Brown University 2003
A.B. in History, Brown University 2003
Ph.D in Medical Sciences, Brown University 2008

Academic Interests

Pancreatic cancer; tuberculosis; breast cancer; cancer metastasis; drug delivery; nanomedicine; targeted nanomedicine; pharmacokinetics; clinical pharmacokinetics; polymer science; tissue engineering; cancer models

Academic Responsibilities

PHA 415 - Biopharmaceutics and Pharmacokinetics
PHA 859 - Advanced Pharmaceutics
Graduate Seminar
Numerous Graduate Independent Studies
Undergraduate Honors Projects

Committee Activities

Faculty Development Committee
Professional Programs Admissions Committee
Curricular Progression Committee



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