About Center for Dermal Research

The vision of the Center for Dermal Research is to be the premier dermatopharmaceutics research center in New Jersey conducting studies on topical and transdermal compound delivery, skin biology, and skin tissue engineering. The CDR will also provide quality educational opportunities for its members through workshops, seminar series, symposia, and courses.


The mission of the Center for Dermal Research is to provide:

  • Professional development opportunities for its paid industrial members
  • Networking with researchers from industry and academia
  • Research collaborations with the Laboratory for Drug Delivery (LDD) headed by Dr. Bozena Michniak-Kohn
  • Connections with other faculty & research groups conducting skin research

For additional information

Please contact Dr. Bozena Michniak-Kohn, Director
Phone: 848.445.3589