The Power List 2018 – Masters of the Bench
Meindert was Professor of Pharmacology at Leiden University until his retirement in 2017. His research at the Leiden Academic Center for Drug Research focused on novel concepts of systems pharmacology, interfacing theories from systems biology with quantitative pharmacology. He is also a Past President of the European Federation of Pharmaceutical Sciences. He has been dubbed the “founding father” of pharmacological models for his work in developing pharmacokinetic-pharmacodynamic (PKPD) models.