James P. Mack, EdD

Professor

Ed.D., Teachers College, Columbia University

Office: Edison, Room 273

Phone: 732-571-4436

Email: mack@monmouth.edu

Web site: James Mack

Spring 2015 Office Hours:

Monday 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Tuesday 9:00 - 10:00 a.m.

Fridays 10:30 - 11:30 a.m.

Spring 2015 Courses:

Anatomy and Physiology, BY112

Physiology with Anatomy, BY212

About:

I have been researching the efficacy of essential oils and methylglyoxal as antibacterial agents against multidrug-resistant bacteria for fifteen years. Presently, I am focusing my research on the development of topical emollients of essential oils and methylglyoxal in carrier oils to combat multidrug-resistant bacteria to be used in health-care settings.

Research Interests:

1. Study of Antimicrobial Properties of Combination of Essential Oils and Methylglyoxal

2.Development of Topical Emollients Containing the Active Essential Oils and Methylglyoxal to Combat Multidrug-Resistant Bacteria in Health-Care Settings.

Selected Works:

Scholarly Articles:

Sharma, P., Mack, J., Rojtman A., 2013. Ten Highly Effective Essential Oils Inhibit Growth of Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) and Methicillin Sensitive Staphylococcus aureus (MSSA). Int J Pharm Pharm Sci, 5 (1): 52-54.

Qureshi, W.K., Palayekar, V., Dyan, E. Mack, J.P., Rojtman, A., 2015. Combating the Antibiotic Resistance Threat. Int J Pharm Pharm Sci, 7 (2), 68-72.