Marilena Vlachou is an Assistant Professor at the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens (NKUoA), Greece. After obtaining her Pharmacy degree from NKUoA, she conducted research related to novel Pharmaceutical Technology techniques at the University of Rhode Island, USA, as a Visiting Research Scientist. She then moved back to Greece to pursue PhD studies on Physical Pharmacy/Pharmaceutical Technology. In her capacity as a member of staff of NKUoA, she teaches two undergraduate courses and one postgraduate, all related to the field of Pharmaceutical Technology. She has co-authored the textbook entitled “Pharmaceutical Technology I: Principles of Physical Pharmacy and Nanotechnology”, 2007, Parisianou Editions, Athens-Greece, (ISBN: 978-960-394-487-4), and has presented her research work in more than fifty International and Domestic Scientific Conferences and has published more than thirty five articles in peer-reviewed Journals. She is a member of Greek Pharmaceutical Society, Greek Society of Pharmaceutical Technology and Greek Society of Cosmetology.