Serge Cremers, PhD, PharmD

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Serge Cremers was born in 1969 in Heerlen, The Netherlands. He received his PharmD from the University of Groningen in 1996 and his PhD from Leiden University in The Netherlands in 2004. He joined Columbia University in 2006 after working for 2 years as a Clinical Pharmacologist at Novartis Oncology in Florham Park, NJ. He is currently Professor of Pathology & Cell Biology and Medicine at CUIMC. He is Co-Director of Pathology's Clinical Pharmacology and Toxicology Laboratory as well as Co-Director of the Translational Therapeutics Accelerator (TRx) of the Irving Institute for Clinical and Translational Research. Dr Cremers' research focuses on clinical and translational pharmacology of drugs in psychiatry, cancer, transplantation, contraception and metabolic bone diseases. He has (co-)authored over 125 original papers and a number or reviews and book chapters. He is also the Editor-in-Chief of the British Journal of Clinical Pharmacology.


Academic Appointments

  • Professor of Pathology & Cell Biology and Medicine at CUMC

Administrative Titles

  • Co-Director, Clinical Pharmacology and Toxicology Laboratory
  • Co-Director, Translational Therapeutics Accelerator (TRx)
  • Assistant-Director, Special Chemistry, Clinical Laboratories, New York Presbyterian Hospital


  • Dutch
  • English
  • French
  • German


  • Male

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Credentials & Experience

Committees, Societies, Councils

2015-Present American Society for Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics

2015-Present British Pharmacological Society

2015-Present American College of Clinical Pharmacology (Fellow)

2010-Present International Association of Therapeutic Drug Monitoring and Clinical Toxicology

2007-Present New York Academy of Sciences

2006-Present American Society for Bone and Mineral Research

2006-Present American Association for Clinical Chemistry

Member: TDM and Toxicology Division, Endocrinology Division

Founding member: Clinical and Translational Science Division

1998-Present Dutch Society of Clinical Pharmacology and Bio-pharmacy

1996-Present Dutch Society for Hospital Pharmacy

1988-Present Royal Dutch Society for Pharmacy