Dr. Bernd Eisele

Dr. Leander Grode
CSO and Director Business Development

Dr. Christiane Meller
Project Manager and Quality Assurance Manager

Dr. Steffi Hansen
Project Manager and Quality Assurance Manager

Dr. Gerald P. Parzmair
Project Manager

Dr. Fabio Pisano
Project Manager

Dr. Kathrin Schulte
Clinical Project Manager

Dr. Rosalie Ridzewski
Project Manager

Dr. Inci Aydin
Project Manager

Inge Jacobi
Accounting and Controlling

Christoph Schütz
Team Assistant

Open positions
Dr. Steffi Hansen is a Project Manager and Quality Assurance Manager at VPM. She joined VPM in 2013.

She studied pharmacy at Ernst-Moritz-Arndt University Greifswald and graduated with a diploma thesis on the “Characterization of a ferrofluid for magnetic drug targeting” dedicated to improving therapy of superficial head and neck tumors. Dr. Hansen is furthermore board certified as a pharmacist.

Dr. Hansen received her PhD from Saarland University, the Department of Biopharmacy and Pharmaceutical Technology. The topic of her thesis as well as a research period of several months at Winkle College of Pharmacy, University of Cincinnati, was the development of a diffusion model to predict drug transport across the skin.

Afterwards, Dr. Hansen joined the Helmholtz-Institute for Pharmaceutical Research Saarland in the Department Drug Delivery where she became team leader in the field of transdermal vaccination. Her research focused on the development of innovative drug delivery systems based on nano- and microtechnology as methods for needle free immunization or for improving bioavailability of biopharmaceuticals and anti-inflammatory drugs.

Furthermore Dr. Hansen gained experience as freelancer for PharmBioTec GmbH in planning and conducting bioequivalence and biodistribution studies especially of topically and transdermally applied drugs.