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Dr Emma Kidd  -  BSc PhD

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Position:Reader in Pharmacology & Director of Postgraduate Research Studies

Telephone:+44 (0)29 208 75803
Fax:+44 (0)29 208 74149


  • BSc in Pharmacology, University of Bath, 1987
  • Ph.D. in Neuropharmacology, University of Nottingham, 1990

Research Interests

  • Alzheimer’s disease
  • Purinoceptor distribution and function
  • Trace amines in the periphery
  • Development of asthma models

Co-ordinator of the School's Pharmacology & Physiology Research Discipline

Director of Postgraduate Research Studies for the School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences


Teaching Profile


Module leader (PH3103 and PH4105) and lecturer on MPharm degree

PH3103 Autocoid, Endocrine and Immunopharmacology (lectures on hypothalamic pituitary axis, thyroid gland, calcium homeostasis, corticosteroids, purines and 5-HT)

PH4105 Problem Solving in Pharmaceutical Sciences (workshops on pharmacists being expert witness, Integrated Pharmaceutical Sciences workshops, toxicology test)

PH4112 Pharmacy Advanced Research Specialisation (advanced essay supervision)

PH4207 Problem solving in Pharmacy Practice (supervision of 3 undergraduate final year projects)


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Funding bodies which support my work