Program: PhD Track: Pharmaceutics Advisor: Lisa C. Rohan, PhD
Kunal Jhunjhunwala is a graduate student in Dr. Lisa Rohan’s laboratory at the School of Pharmacy and Magee Women's Research Institute. He graduated with an M.S. degree in Pharmaceutical Sciences in 2015 (Thesis titled: Design and Evaluation of a Rectal Specific Microbicide) and continued into the PhD program.
His work in Dr. Lisa Rohan’s laboratory focuses on developing topical microbicides for rectal drug delivery, targeting heterosexual couples engaging in anal intercourse and specific populations like men who have sex with men (MSM). Prior to joining the University of Pittsburgh, Kunal graduated with B. Pharm from School of Pharmacy & Technology Management at Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies in Mumbai, India.