University of Mississippi
School of Pharmacy

Research Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences


The Research Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences (RIPS) was established in 1964 to discover and disseminate knowledge of natural drug products, develop and commercialize new products, improve public health, and stimulate the economy. Research conducted by RIPS faculty and research scientists helps Mississippi industries to enhance their competitiveness and contribute to the economic development of the state.

Dr. David D. Allen (allen@olemiss.edu)
Executive Director
School of Pharmacy
P.O. Box 1848
University, MS 38677-1848
Telephone: (662) 915-7265
Don F. Stanford (dfs@olemiss.edu)
Assistant Director
School of Pharmacy
P.O. Box 1848
University, MS 38677-1848
Telephone: (662) 915-7133

 

The Research Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences (RIPS) comprises three units:

For more information on RIPS please browse the links to the left or contact the units at the addresses below.

Dr. Larry A. Walker (ncnpr@olemiss.edu)
Director of the National Center for Natural Products Research
Thad Cochran Research Center
P.O. Box 1848
University, MS 38677-1848
Telephone: (662) 915-1005
 
Dr. Benjamin F. Banahan (benb3@olemiss.edu)
Director of the Center for Pharmaceutical Marketing and Management
School of Pharmacy
University of Mississippi
P.O. Box 1848
University, MS 38677/1848
Telephone: (662) 915-5352
 
Dr. Michael A. Repka (marepka@olemiss.edu)
Director of the Pii Center for Pharmaceutical Technology
School of Pharmacy
University of Mississippi
P.O. Box 1848
University, MS 38677/1848
Telephone: (662) 915-1155