Founding Principles

The Research Institute was founded for the following purposes:

  • to conduct research in the separation, composition, and mechanism of active substances, the development of those substances into drugs and more effective clinical application of medicines
  • to carry out projects in support of academic research in Pharmacy and Pharmaceutics
  • to provide refresher courses to professional pharmacists to contribute to a greater level of public health


  • Raises, allocates, and manages funds for research
  • Promotes research by operating the equipment center and animal testing lab
  • Operates the Pharmaceutical Data Center
  • Pursues joint research projects with the university, the research institute, and the industries
  • Develops and offers refresher courses for professional pharmacists
  • Participates in academic activities