Stavchansky Named Outstanding Alumnus

Dr. Solomon StavchanskyDr. Salomon Stavchansky, professor of pharmaceutics, is one of four named to the Hall of Distinguished Alumni at the University of Kentucky’s College of Pharmacy.

Stavchansky, who received his Ph.D. in pharmaceutical sciences from the UK College of Pharmacy in 1974, has directed and participated in research concerning the development of analytical methodology for the measurement of drugs in biological fluids; the absorption, metabolism, distribution, and elimination of drugs from biological fluids in animals and man; and the evaluation and design of drug delivery systems. His pioneering work has resulted in more than 150 publications, 270 national and international presentations, and two book chapters.

The honor recognizes accomplishments of UK graduates who have left an indelible mark on health care, industry and academia.  The awards’ presentation was conducted in late March.