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Parth Upadhyay


Dr. P. Upadhyay
+31 71 527 4284

Parth J Upadhyay is a postdoctoral researcher under the supervision of Dr. Coen van Hasselt.

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Parth J Upadhyay is a pharmacist from Australia, graduating in 2013 from the Sydney University, School of Pharmacy. After completing his pharmacy internship at Novartis Australia, Parth returned to Sydney University to pursue postgraduation in pharmaceutics and formulations of anti-cancer agents in 2015, followed by a PhD in the clinical pharmacology of Busulfan under the supervision of Prof. Alan Boddy, Prof. Andrew Mc Lachlan, Dr. Christa Nath and Prof. Peter Shaw. Parth developed skills in PK modelling during his PhD candidature and also participated in several teaching activities for graduate and postgraduate pharmacy and nursing students in Australia.
Parth joined the Knibbe group at the LACDR in November 2018 as a postdoctoral researcher with an aim to continue research in paediatric populations and also gather experience in teaching and research supervision. Currently he is investigating the role of midazolam in the sedation of mechanically-ventilated critically-ill children. During his time in Leiden University, Parth has also supervised one postgraduate research internship and has also been involved in the training of two PhD candidates in PK modelling of antibiotic agents.
Published Journal Articles
Hannah Yejin Kim, Parth J. Upadhyay, Alia Fahmy, Xiaoman Liu, Janna K. Duong, Alan V. Boddy. Clinical Pharmacokinetic and Pharmacodynamic Considerations in the (Modern) Treatment of Melanoma, Clinical Pharmacokinetics 2019, First Online 13 March 2019. doi 10.1007/s40262-019-00753-5
Mildrid Cendana, Samiuela Lee, Parth J. Upadhyay, Jennifer A. Byrne, Peter J. Shaw, John Earl, Christa E. Nath. An HPLC-UV method for determining plasma dimethylacetamide concentrations in patients receiving intravenous busulfan. Biomedical Chromatography. 2016;e3906. doi: 10.1002/bmc.3906.
Senem Akkoç, İlhan Özer İlhanb, Yetkin Gökc, Parth J. Upadhyay, Veysel Kayser, In vitro cytotoxic activities of new silver and PEPPSI palladium N-heterocyclic carbene complexes derived from benzimidazolium salts, Acta Inorganica Chimica 1 August 2016, Volume 449; Pages 75–81 doi:10.1016/j.ica.2016.05.001
Published Theses
Targeted Delivery of a Platinum Anticancer Complex to Tumours Using Carrier-DNA Tethered Aptamers, University of Sydney, May 2015
Pharmacokinetic, Pharmacodynamic and Pharmacogenetic Factors Associated with Busulfan Clinical Pharmacology, University of Sydney, May 2019


  • Science
  • Leiden Academic Centre for Drug Research
  • LACDR/Pharmacology

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Gorlaeus Building
Einsteinweg 55
2333 CC Leiden
Room number 00.18


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