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Dr Charles Heard  -  BA PhD

Career Profile

2007 – present, Senior Lecturer, Cardiff University
Group leader, Skin and Natural Products group 

1998 – 2007, Lecturer, Cardiff University

1991 – 1997, PDRA, Cardiff University

1987 – 1991, PhD student, Cardiff University

1982 – 1987, Team leader, Amersham International


Research Interest

Topical and transdermal drug delivery, development of in vitro models, pro-drugs & co-drugs, topical formulation design (e.g. cream, gel, drug-in-glue patches, medicated dressings), natural products, chemical analysis.

Scientific & Professional Service

Membership of: The Academy of Pharmaceutical Sciences, International Society for Skin Pharmacology and Physiology