Dr. Abidi is President and CEO of Pharmaceutics International, Inc.  He has been an assistant professor at the School of Pharmacy of Duquesne University and a research associate at West Virginia University. Dr. Abidi earned his B.S. in Pharmacy from Karachi University, Pakistan and his M.S. and Ph.D. in Pharmaceutics from the University of Mississippi. Dr. Abidi is also the president of The Universal Muslim Association of America, a major supporter of various national organizations, and is a member of the Board of Advisors at the Mainstay Foundation.