Prof Dr Martin J. Hug


Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Freiburg



1. Current Status, Position

Prof Hug is currently Chief Pharmacist at the Medical Center - University of Freiburg. He also serves as adjunct Prof. Clinical Pharmacy at the Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences at the University of Freiburg.

2. Education

  • 1992 Registered Pharmacist (University of Freiburg); 
  • 1995 Ph.D. (Pharmaceutical Chemistry/Physiology, University of Freiburg); 
  • 1998-2000 Research Assistant Professor, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA, USA; 
  • 2001-2002 Research Associate, University of Münster; 
  • 2002 Head of Laboratory, Aventis Pharma, Frankfurt; 
  • 2003 - until today Hospital Pharmacist at University of Freiburg Medical Center; 
  • 2008 - Board certification specialist in clinical pharmacy; 
  • 2013 - Habilitation in clinical pharmacy.

3. Research Area

Prof Hug's research focuses on the investigation of electrolyte transport across biological membranes. He is also involved in a number of projects dealing with the measurement of serum levels of novel drugs. Recently Prof Hug has been spent a substantial part of his time with the implementation of the Falsified Medicines Directive in Hospital pharmacies.

Conflict of interest: None
Last update: 15 May 2019