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Alexander A. Vinks, PharmD, PhD, FCP

Practice Area Focus

  • Drugs
  • Pediatric Therapies
  • Clinical Pharmacology
  • Clinical Study Design
  • Pediatric Trials
  • Modeling & Simulation
  • PBPK and PKPD
  • Infections & Infectious Diseases
  • Pediatrics/Neonatology


Alexander (Sander) A. Vinks, PharmD, PhD, FCP joined NDA Partners as an Expert Consultant in 2017. He is a pediatric clinical pharmacology and clinical trials expert.

Dr. Vinks is Professor of Pediatrics and Pharmacology at the University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine, Director of the Division of Clinical Pharmacology, and serves as Director of the Pediatric Clinical and Developmental Pharmacology National Institutes of Health (NIH) T32 training program at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center. He is Co-Director of Cincinnati Children’s Genetic Pharmacology Service, and Scientific Director for pharmacy research in the Division of Patient Services. He also directs a multidisciplinary Pharmacometrics Center of Excellence, in addition to serving as an advisor on the FDA pediatric sub-committee for Pharmaceutical Science and Clinical Pharmacology.

Dr. Vinks served as the Principal Investigator of the former National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD) Pediatric Pharmacology Research Unit at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center.

He is board certified in Clinical Pharmacology and is a fellow of the American College of Clinical Pharmacology.

Photo courtesy of University of Cincinnati and Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center