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educator , pharmacist

Henry S.I. Tan, Indonesian pharmacist, educator. Registered pharmacist. Recipient faculty awards, Lederle Laboratories, 1976-1977. Member American Association Pharmaceutical Scientists, Rho Chi.


Tan, Henry S.I. was born on March 26, 1932 in Bandung, West Java, Indonesia. Came to the United States, 1967. Son of Kay T. and Hwie N. Tan.


Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy, University Indonesia, 1954. Master of Science in Pharmacy, University Indonesia, 1956. Certified, University Wisconsin, 1962.

Doctor of Philosophy in Pharmaceutical Sciences, University Kentucky, 1971.


From instructor to associate professor Bandung Institute of Technology, 1957-1967. Research assistant University Kentucky, 1967-1971. Assistant professor University Cincinnati, 1971-1976.

Associate professor University Cincinnati Medical Center, 1976-1982, professor pharm chemistry, since 1982. Acting chairman Division Pharmaceutical & Drug Delivery Systems College Pharmacy, 1986-1994. Consultant Merrell National Laboratories, Cincinnati, 1977, 79.

Annual advisory board Hilltop BioLabs., 1994-1995. Abstractor American Chemical Society Chemical Abstracts Services, since 1968. Reviewer Journal Pharmaceutical Sciences, Pharmacy Research, Analytical Letters, since 1973.

Member revision committee United States Pharmacopeia, since 1990. Chairman antibiotic subcommittee United States Pharmacopeia, since 1995.


  • Registered pharmacist.


  • Other Work

    • Author: Laboratory Manual for Pharmaceutical Analysis, 1974, '88. Contributor over 60 articles to professional publications.


Member American Association Pharmaceutical Scientists, Rho Chi.


  • Other Interests

    Photography, stamp collecting/philately, gardening, reading, travel.


Married Hetty G. Liem. April 6, 1958.

Kay T.

Hwie N. Tan

Hetty G. Liem