Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering

Top 20 Doctoral Program—National Research Council


Dept. of Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering
University of Houston
S222 Engineering Bldg 1
4726 Calhoun Rd
Houston, TX 77204-4004
Phone: 713-743-4300
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Dr. Vincent H. Tam

Associate Professor, Department of Clinical Sciences and Administration

Office Location: Texas Medical Center Campus, Room 515

Tel: (713) 795-8316

Email: VTam [at] uh [dot] edu



  • B. Sc. (Pharm), National University of Singapore, Singapore
  • Pharm.D., Albany College of Pharmacy, Albany NY

Post-Doctoral Training

  • Infectious Diseases Pharmacy Residency, Detroit Receiving Hospital, Detroit, MI
  • Clinical Pharmacology/Infectious Diseases Fellowship, Albany Medical College, Albany, NY
  • Board Certified Pharmacotherapy Specialist (with added qualifications in Infectious Diseases)

Research Interests

  • Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacodynamics of antimicrobials
  • Mathematical modeling and simulation of biological processes
  • Mechanisms of bacterial resistance

Awards and Honors

  • Board of Directors, National Foundation for Infectious Diseases, 2009
  • Young investigator award, Society of Infectious Diseases Pharmacists
  • 2006 Young investigator award, American College of Clinical Pharmacy, 2006
  • Resident of the year, Southeastern Michigan Society of Health-system Pharmacists, 2000

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