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Dr Charles Heard  -  BA PhD

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Position:Senior Lecturer

Telephone:+44 (0)29 208 75819
Fax:+44(0)29 20874149

Member of the School's Drug Delivery & Microbiology Research Discipline

Research Interests

  • Targeted dermal/dermatological delivery
  • Development of novel transcutaneous and transdermal delivery systems.
  • Rational design of pro-drugs/co-drugs
  • Probing mechanisms of topical drug delivery
  • Natural products (particularly anti-inflammatory and anti-infectives)


Teaching Profile

Module leader: PH2108 Instrumental Analysis. This module teaches the student about the major methods of analysis relevant to pharmaceuticals and drugs. The module also involves a collaborative dissertation which introduces the student to in-depth literature searching and critical review writing.

Contributes also to PH1115 Physical Pharmacy and PH2107 Formulation Science