Dr. Giri, is currently working as Assistant Professor at Center for Graduate Studies, West Coast University. Dr. Giri received her Bachelor of Pharmacy degree from Shri G.S Institute of Science and Technology and Master of Pharmaceutical Biotechnology from Dr. H.S. Gour University in India. She subsequently earned her PhD in Pharmaceutical Sciences from the University of Missouri-Kansas City. Her primary teaching area is pharmaceutics; her research interests include novel drug delivery, nanotechnology-based drug delivery, and mucosal delivery of microbicides. She currently serves as editorial board member and reviewer for more than five peer-reviewed scientific journals.