Koen van der Maaden wins two poster awards

At the third International Conference on Microneedles,at the University of Maryland School of Pharmacy in Baltimore, 19-21 May 2014, Drs. Koen van der Maaden received an award for each of the two posters that he presented about work performed during his PhD project at DDT/LACDR. One poster was entitled Requirement of an impact-insertion applicator for reproducible insertion of high-density microneedles into skin and the other one Depth controlled immunization with polio vaccine via hollow microneedles. Besides, he gave an oral presentation about Antigen coated pH-sensitive microneedles for dermal vaccination.