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IPS News 2018-2020

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2020-September 09

IPS is pleased to announce signing a lease for an additional 9,000 sq ft of space in Rockville, MD

Integrated Pharma services (IPS) is pleased to announce signing a lease for an additional 9,000 SF of space in Rockville, MD. This expansion will address the growing need of our clients. IPS is proud of supporting the advancement and commercialization of innovative technologies in response to the current pandemic.
Mina Izadjoo, Ph.D. Maryland Department of Commerce
#PPE #Viraltesting #IntegratedPharmaServices #MaskTesting

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2020-May 13, 2020

IPS is recipient of 100k grant from State of Maryland for Mask Manufacturing

We are pleased to announce Integrated Pharma Services (IPS) is the recipient of 100K grant from State of Maryland for manufacturing the much-needed surgical masks. We are thankful to the State for giving us the opportunity to be a proud US manufacturer of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE).

#Maryland #mask #USmanufacturing #masktesting #antiviraltesting #CRO #Integratedpharmaservices #GovernorHogan #MarylandCommerce #TEDCO
#LtGovernorBoydRutherford Mina Izadjoo, Ph.D.

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2020-March 23, 2018

Congratulations to our Intern Matthew Aquino

One more intern graduated from the internship program at Integrated Pharma Services. Congratulations to Matthew Aquino for completing his Research Project on studying the development of Biofilms and Biomass by more than 150 wound pathogens. 

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2020-March 22, 2020

IPS Corona Virus Countermeasures

IPS is proud to announce its first partnership for the advancement of coronavirus countermeasures.
#coronavirus #CRO #testing Mina Izadjoo, Ph.D. #marylandcommerce #integratedpharmaservices

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2020-June 13

Maryland State Awards $1.6 million in grants to makers of Personal Protective Equipment

We are proud to have been selected to contribute with filling the current gap in availability of US manufactured PPE.

#surgicalmasks #masktesting #antiviraltesting #MarylandCommerce #TEDCO #BioBuzz #CRO #coronavirustesting #textiletesting #EUA #COVID
Mina Izadjoo, Ph.D. #integratedpharmaservices

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2020-July 20

Coronavirus Testing

Contact Integrated Pharma Services (IPS) to learn about our viral testing services. We are currently helping various organizations by offering customized;

Coronavirus Testing
Antiviral Testing (ex. Drugs, Masks, Disinfectants)
Viral Neutralization Assay
COVID-19 Rapid Test Performance Evaluation
COVID-19 Environmental Monitoring
FDA and EPA Regulatory Support

#coronavirustesting #viralneuralization #masktesting
#disinfectanttesting Mina Izadjoo, Ph.D.

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2020-July 13

Integrated Pharma Services is #StillInovating

The work never stops, even in a pandemic. Through the StillFrederickCo campaign, we are recognizing the businesses who are hard at work Innovating, Making, Serving, Farming, and Hiring.

Integrated Pharma Services is #StillInnovating. IPS is an award winning, woman-owned biotech company with over 75 years combined research experience in diagnostic and therapeutics for bacteria, fungal and viral pathogens. Their research expertise ranges from antimicrobial, PPE, and biofilm testing to medical devices. IPS supports advancement and commercialization of novel technologies by offering creative and integrative solutions. They are all about scientific excellence and high quality support. The IPS team takes pride in supporting novel technologies for addressing current and emerging medical needs. In response to the recent COVID-19 pandemic, they quickly expanded their operation to PPE (including mask manufacturing and testing), coronavirus drug screening and environmental monitoring for COVID. All of this is done from the company’s labs in Frederick. Even through hardships, we are #StillFrederickCo.

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2020-January 27

IPS Representing at Arab Health 2020 in Dubai

IPS had a busy 1st Day at Arab Heath. We were honored to receive the Lt Governors’ coin in Dubai. Thank you Lt Governor Boyd Rutherford for your support of Maryland small businesses.

Contact Dr. Mina Izadjoo, Ph.D. to learn more about our services

#Marlandcommerce #UScommerce #Marylandgovernor #MarylandLtGovernorRutherford #minaizadjoo #labtesting #woundcare #CRO

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2020-January 10

IPS traveling to Arab Health 2020 with Lt. Governor Boyd

IPS is looking forward to traveling with the State of Maryland Delegates and Lieutenant Governor Boyd Rutherford to Arab Health 2020. 

Contact Dr. Mina Izadjoo, Ph.D. for more info! #IPS #integratedpharmaservices #arabhealth #marylandgovernor #Marylandcommerce #TEDCO #antimicrobials #decontaminants #biofilm #CRO #woundcare

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2020-February 24

4D Bioprinting at IPS

We are thrilled to announce Integrated Pharma Services, a Biotech Company in Frederick, Maryland, has 4D Bioprinting capability. Contact us for more information.

Mina Izadjoo, Ph.D. Felicia Pullam Dan Gincel Amritha J.
#Bioprinting #4DBioprining #testingservices
#Marylandcommercedepartment #cyfuse #regenerativemedicine #TEDCO #marylandtechcouncil #woundcare

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2020-February 08

IPS Phage Testing

Phage Therapy: An Old but Effective Treatment for Infections Caused by Antibiotic Resistant Pathogens

Our scientists have developed various models for phage testing. Contact us to learn more about our phage testing services.

#phagetesting #bacteriophages #antimicrobialtesting #biofilmtesting

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2020-August 11

IPS Participated in Salisbury University Summer Internship Program

Integrated Pharma Services (IPS) participated in the Salisbury University's Summer internship program. In response to the COVID pandemic, we arranged for a virtual student internship. We would like to congratulate Matthew Buchanan, for completion of his internship and fulfilling the graduation requirements.
#STEM #MarylandCommerce Mina Izadjoo, Ph.D.#integratedpharmaservices #Salisburyuniversity

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2020-April 19

IPS Antiviral Testing

Integrated Pharma Services is offering a wide range of antiviral testing services for Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) including masks. Our customized approach for each client has helped with advancement of the much- needed PPE during this pandemic. Contact us for more information.

#viraltesting #PPEtesting #masktesting #GLP #COVID19 #integratedpharmaservices #IPS #marylandcommerce #TEDCO #Marylandtechcouncil #disinfectants #coronavirustesting Mina Izadjoo, Ph.D.

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2019-October 01

IPS Voted by US Business News Technology Elite Awards 2019: Most Innovative Pre-Clinical & Clinical Research Solutions - Mid-Atlantic USA

Integrated Pharma Services

Most Innovative Pre-Clinical & Clinical Research Solutions - Mid-Atlantic USA

Integrated Pharma Services (IPS), a woman-owned small business, is an Award-Winning Contract Research Organization (CRO). IPS offers an integrated approach for advancing candidate diagnostic and therapeutic products. IPS has a strong scientific reputation and engages Ph.D. level scientists and skilled technical staff to design, troubleshoot, conduct, and report scientific data. IPS provides a unique blend of scientific capabilities that focus on practical solutions through high quality laboratory testing (ex. antimicrobials, biofilm, wound care) and consultation services (ex. research strategy, safety, FDA and regulatory compliance). IPS clients range from small to multi-billion-dollar companies. 

POC: Dr. Mina Izadjoo

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2019-November 04, 2019

IPS Featured on the Frederick News Post Today

"Frederick company represented at Medical Japan Expo"... Dr. Mina Izadjoo, President of Integrated Pharma Services trip to Japan is featured on the Frederick News-Post today.

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2019-May 15

Alex Thompson, FCC Student Completed Internship at IPS

Congrats to Frederick Community College Biotech Student Alex Thompson on presenting his internship research project, which is being continued at Integrated Pharma Services! Thanks to Dr. Mina Izadjoo, Vanessa Marcel and Dr. Kim for mentoring Alex! #education #stem

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2019-May 14

BMWOC Podcast Series...Vote for Dr. Mina Izadjoo

Support Dr. Mina Izadjoo, President of Integrated Pharma Services by listening to Business Men and Women of Color (BMWOC) Podcast Series "Raising Awareness of Innovative Scientific Technologies" and vote for her.

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2019-March 08

On International Women’s Day, MWBC Celebrates Dr. Mina Izadjoo

On International Women’s Day, MWBC Celebrates Dr. Mina Izadjoo March 8 is International Women’s Day–a time to celebrate women of all cultures and the incredible contributions they make every day. In our ongoing series to recognize women entrepreneurs during Women’s History Month, this week MWBC is proud to highlight Dr. Mina Izadjoo, president and chief science officer at Integrated Pharma Services. As a first-time business owner, Mina sought out MWBC for guidance on the requirements for starting a business and how to best position her company for success in the competitive biotech field. Mina continues to work with MWBC because of the ongoing support, resources, and training MWBC offers its clients. In honor of her commitment and important work fighting infectious diseases, Mina was named MWBC’s 2018 Innovator of the Year.

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2019-June 24

IPS Signs MOU with University of Maryland Global Campus for providing mentorship and Internship Opportunities

Integrated Pharma Services is pleased to announce that it has signed an MOU with University of Maryland Global Campus and has entered into an agreement for providing mentorship and internship opportunities for Biotechnology students. We are committed to promoting interest in scientific careers and supporting the next generation of scientists. #integratedpharmaservices #universityofmarylanduniversitycollege Shannon Edward Felice #minaizadjoo

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2019-December 10

Welcome our new intern from FCC Jacob Berry

Integrated Pharma Services would like to welcome our new Intern Jacob Berry from FCC. We have trained over 15 students from local colleges, universities, and non-profits such as Frederick Community College, Hagerstown College, UMBC, Seventh Adventist University, and Maryland Tech Connection. To learn more about our internship program contact Dr. Mina Izadjoo, Ph.D. at #integratedpharmaservices #internship #biotechtraining

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2019-April 04

IPS was part of the US team that toured the Rashid Hospital in Dubai...

Integrated Pharma Services was part of the US team that toured the Rashid Hospital in Dubai. The 730-bed hospital is one of the oldest government hospitals. A tertiary academic hospital with a regional center of excellence for trauma care. Dr. Mina Izadjoo had the opportunity to talk to the wound care clinicians and learned about the great selection of wound care products available for patients suffering from hard-to-treat wounds. Hospital administrators and clinicians took time from their very busy schedule to make us feel welcomed. We had a good discussion on potential areas of collaboration. Maryland Department of Commerce

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2018-September 13

Our Latest Publication

Check our latest paper on the "Medical Application of Cold Atmospheric Plasma" published in the Journal of Wound Care. Contact Dr. Mina Izadjoo for more info

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2018-September 06

“In Conversation” with Mina Izadjoo, President of IPS

In preparation for the upcoming CEO Talks Panel on Innovators Combating Drug Resistance, BioBuzz Contributor, Sarah Ellinwood, Ph.D. caught up with one of the panelists, President and CSO of Integrated Pharma Services (IPS), Dr. Mina Izadjoo for a preliminary “In Conversation” interview.

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2018-October 17

Copy Of -IPS President and CSO won MWBC Woman Innovator of the Year

Congratulations Dr. Mina Izadjoo, President and Chief Science Officer of Integrated Pharma Services on receiving Maryland Women's Business Center Woman Innovator of the Year Award. #2018MWBCAwards

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2018-October 10

IPS President, a panel member at Celebrating Women in STEMM

Integrated Pharma Services supports Women in STEMM. KUDOS to The Universities at Shady Grove for organizing a superb conference Celebrating Women in STEMM.

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2018-November 16

Integrated Pharma Services celebrates "World Antibiotic Awareness Week (WAAW)"

Integrated Pharma Services celebrates "World Antibiotic Awareness Week (WAAW)". Each November, the World Health Organization promotes WAAW to increase global awareness of antibiotic resistance problems. IPS encourages and supports best practices, policies and new technologies to control the emergence of antibiotic-resistant pathogens and their resilient biofilms. Mina Izadjoo

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2018-May 18

Congratulations Sreyry Schaerdel for completing the intership program at Integrated Pharma Services

Two more interns graduated from the internship program at Integrated Pharma Services. Congratulations to Sreyry Schaerdel for completing her  Research Project on the Isolation of Bacteriophages Specific to MRSA for Efficacy Testing against Staphylococcal Bacteria

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2018-May 18

Congratulations Cameron Bolyard for completing Internship Program at Integrated Pharma Services

Two more interns graduated from the internship program at Integrated Pharma Services. Congratulations to Cameron Bolyard for completing his Research Project on the Isolation of Propionibacterium acnes Specific Bacteriophages and Efficacy Testing

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2018-May 17

FITCI Company's President Named Business Leader of the Year

Frederick Community College recently honored Mina Izadjoo, PhD of Integrated Pharma Services for her work with Bioprocessing Technology Program students. FITCI Press Release 17May2018

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2018-May 07

Business Leader of the Year Award

Dr. Mina Izadjoo, President of Integrated Pharma Services, is the recipient of the “Business Leader of the Year” Award. Dr. Izadjoo received the award at a banquet on May 7th at Frederick Community College.

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2018-July 19

Exlploring the Claim of an Eletric Bandage by Tien Nguyen

Check out Chemical & Engineering News Video "Exploring the Claims of an Electric Bandage" by Tien Nguyen featuring Integrated Pharma Services President and Chief Science Officer, Dr. Mina Izadjoo and Chief Technology Officer and Inventor Jeffry Skiba

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2018-July 16

Meet Kristina Bohrman, Intern at IPS

Meet Kristina Bohrman, a high school biology teacher at Baltimore County Schools. Krissy is pursuing her Master's degree at the University of Maryland. She is an intern at Integrated Pharma Services. IPS is dedicated to training young scientists and educators. Contact Dr. Mina Izadjoo for more information about our internship program. 

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2018-August 16

Congratulations Krissy Bohrman for completing Internship Program at Integrated Pharma Services

Congratulations to Krissy Borhman, From the University of Maryland and Frederick Crest for completing her Research Project on Antibiofilm Efficacy of MRSA Specific Bacteriophage.

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2018-August 03

Integrated Pharma Services will be presenting 4 posters at the @Military Health Research Symposium

Integrated Pharma Services will be presenting 4 posters at the @Military Health Research Symposium (MHSRS) in Kissimmee Florida August 20--23. Poster titles are:

Isolation and Antimicrobial Efficacy Testing of Propionibacterium acnes and MRSA Specific Bacteriophages Antimicrobial Efficacy Testing of a Biomodulator Technology

Antimicrobial Efficacy Testing of a Novel Natural Antimicrobial Product

Antimicrobial Application of an Immunomodulating Drug

To learn about how we can support your product development visit our website or Contact Dr. Mina Izadjoo Email: Phone 301-204-4201

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2018-April 25

Spring SAWC 2018

Integrated Pharma Services will be presenting three posters at SAWC April 25-29 in Charlotte, NC. Stop by and find out about the exciting work by our scientists.


Posters are:

1. Prototype of a Standardized Biofilm Testing Platform

2. Antimicrobial Efficacy Evaluation of a Natural Product against Bacterial and Mold Wound Pathogens

3. Development of an Artificial Human Skin Testing Model for Evaluation of Candidate Wound Care Products

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2018-April 18

Our Latest Publication

Please check our latest publication "A Novel Peptide-Based Antimicrobial Wound Treatment is Effective Against Biofilms of Multi-Drug Resistant Wound Pathogens". Military Medicine March 2018

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