Professor POPA LĂCRĂMIOARA received her PhD in Pharmacy (2000). She is head of Physical and Colloidal Chemistry Department, Faculty of Pharmacy, “Carol Davila” University of Medicine and Pharmacy (UMFCD), Bucharest, Romania and President of the Ethics and Quality Assurance Commission from the same faculty. She is member of the Council of Doctoral Studies from UMFCD and PhD supervisor (Habilitation thesis, 2014). Professor Popa Lăcrămioara graduated several courses in Intellectual Property (WIPO Academy, Geneva) and was expert evaluator at the Executive Unit for Financing of Higher Education, Romania. She has over 25 years of experience in: physico-chemical research of drug product in relation to the formulation and characterization of different pharmaceutical forms; in silico modeling using QSAR techniques; drug formulation design; Quality by Design, Analytical Quality by Design; surfaces characteristics (wettability / hidrophilicity / hidrophobicity for various materials: pharmaceutical powders, dental materials). H-index=11.