We welcome a new team member to Emplicure – Ulrika Espefält Westin, Project Manager. Ulrika holds a MSc Pharm and PhD in Pharmacy from Uppsala University. She defended her thesis with the title “Olfactory Transfer of Analgesic Drugs After Nasal Administration” in 2007. She has previous experience from AstraZeneca, Orexo and Kemwell working in several different positions such as quality engineer, researcher, product and process developer and tech transfer project manager. At Emplicure Ulrika will be responsible for the management of our project activities.
In October Emplicure participated in the Swedish American Life Tech Forum in Boston. The event provided expert insights and guidance on topics such as tools how to navigate and successfully enter the US market and expert guidance on the US legal environment. Emplicure got the opportunity to present the company for an investor panel consisting of experienced investors from US and Sweden. In the audience was, among persons from the Boston life science community, also the Swedish Ambassador in US, Björn Lyrvall.
We welcome a new team member to Emplicure – Amina Vazda. Amina will graduate with a M.Sc. Chemical Engineering, Pharmaceutical Science from Uppsala University in June. She has previous experience from Kemwell and AstraZeneca working as process operator and laboratory engineer. At Emplicure Amina will work as a product developer with focus on formulation development of Emplicure’s products.
Emplicure is one of ten winners of the Bona Postulata Reward 2015: