Pharmacology and Toxicology Department Highlights: September 2020

(September 1, 2020)



Heidi M. Mansour, PhD, RPh

  • NIH NCI PREVENT Program award. "Topical Resatorvid for Non-Melanoma Skin Cancer (NMSC)." In partnership with UACC faculty members Dr. Clara Curiel, Dr. Sherry Chow, and Dr. Sally Dickinson and with fellow UA COP faculty members Georg Wondrak, PhD. Dr. Mansour's role in the project will be Drug Development Leader.
  • Tech Launch Arizona Asset Development funding award. "Suramin for Radiation-Induced Oral Mucositis." The faculty PIs are Dr. Heidi M. Mansour along with Rick G. Schnellmann, PhD, Dean at UA COP and Dr. Keith Kirkwood at the University of Buffalo.
  • NIH NCI Diversity Research Supplement to Promote Diversity in Health-Related Research Grant award will support the training and career development of Victor Ruiz, who is a PY4 UA COP PharmD student researcher in the Mansour Lab having joined as a PY1 and also one of Dr. Mansour's PharmD Portfolio mentees.