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Robert Warner Mendes

Robert Warner Mendes, American pharmaceutical executive, educator. Achievements include 10 United States patents.

Background

  • Mendes, Robert Warner was born on April 6, 1938 in Fall River, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Manuel John and Ethel (Potter) Mendes.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy, Northeastern University, 1960. Master of Science, University North Carolina, 1964. Doctor of Philosophy, University North Carolina, 1966.

    Career

    • Professor, chair pharmaceutics and industrial pharmacy Massachusetts College Pharmacy and Health Sciences, Boston, 1965-1992. Adjunct professor Massachusetts College Pharmacy, 1992—1995. Vice president regulatory affairs, director new technical Ascent Pediatricians, Inc., Wilmington, 1992-1998.

      Consultant in field, 1971—2009. Member editorial advisory board Pharmaceutical Technology, 1974-2009. Presenter in field.

    Major achievements

    • Achievements include 10 United States patents.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional publications, chapters to books.

    Membership

    Member Mansfield (Massachusetts) Planning Board, 1967-1973, chair, 1969-1973. Member Southeastern Regional Planning and Economic Development Commission, Massachusetts, 1968-1973, chair, 1970. Member Mansfield Charter Commission, 1972.

    Member Dedham (Massachusetts) Civic Pride Committee, 2001-2008, Dedham Volunteer Medical Corps, since 2006, Pinellas County Florida, Medical Reserve Corps., since 2008. Fellow Society Cosmetic Chemists (chair New England chapter 1980, 93).

    Connections

    • Married Catherine Burgess, August 27, 1960. 1 child, Cheryl Annual.
    • father: Manuel John Mendes
    • mother: Ethel (Potter) Mendes
    • spouse: Catherine Burgess
    • child: Cheryl Annual Mendes
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    Nationality
    • 1960
      Northeastern University
    • 1964
      University North Carolina
    • 1966
      University North Carolina
    • 1965 - 1992
      Professor
      Boston, Massachusetts, United States
    • 1992 - 1998
      vice president, new technical Ascent Pediats.
      Wilmington, Ohio, United States
    • 1992 - 1998
      director, new technical Ascent Pediats.
      Wilmington, Ohio, United States
    • 1992 - 1995
      adjunct professor, Massachusetts College Pharmacy