Dr. Paudel obtained her Bachelor's degree in Pharmacy from Jadavpur University, India and Master's as well as her Ph.D. in Pharmaceutical Sciences from Toyama Medical and Pharmaceutical University (currently University of Toyama), Japan. Most recently, Dr. Paudel was Assistant Professor in the Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences at the University of Kentucky. Dr. Paudel has published numerous peer reviewed papers in international journals and presented her research work at national and international conferences and meetings. Dr. Paudel is also a reviewer for peer reviewed journals such as Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences and International Journal of Pharmaceutics. Dr. Paudel's research interests are Pharmacokinetics and Drug Delivery specially transdermal & nasal drug delivery.