Heba finishes her PhD

Congratulations to Heba who completed her viva May and graduated earlier this month. Heba’s work is focussed on lipid-based nanoparticles for the delivery of HIV drugs. Her second paper is due to be submitted in the next month. We wish Heba all the best in the next stages of her career.

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Nancy completes her PhD

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Congratulations to Nancy who has completed her PhD! Her examiners were Dr Ben Newland from Cardiff University and Dr Gemma Nixon from the University of Liverpool.

Her thesis on “Stimuli-Responsive Multi-layered Nanocarriers for Oral Drug Delivery to Treat Colon Cancer” has resulted in one published paper with another currently under review. Further papers are currently being drafted. Nancy is currently looking for PDRA opportunities.

Christmas meal

This year we had the inaugural Christmas meal at Tom’s house. Next year we hope to time it so that more of the group are able to attend.

Adam presents at the ACS Meeting in Washington

Adam attended the ACS Meeting in Washington to give an oral presentation of the work on his recently published work on nanogel/solid drug nanoparticle composites for sustained drug delivery. Adam’s would like to thank the SCI and RSC for financially supporting with a Rideal Travel Bursary, you can read his report on the conference here.