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Dr Thomas Mcdonald PhD

Senior Lecturer Chemistry

    Research

    Research Interests

    Tom's research is focussed on synthesis of nanomaterials for drug delivery and the design of responsive hydrogels for biomedical applications.

    Research Group Membership
    Research Grants

    An Injectable Implant Providing Long-Acting Drug Delivery for the Treatment of Chronic disease

    ENGINEERING & PHYSICAL SCIENCES RESEARCH COUNCIL (EPSRC)

    April 2019 - April 2022

    Sustained, injectable ocular drug delivery systems

    ENGINEERING & PHYSICAL SCIENCES RESEARCH COUNCIL (EPSRC)

    October 2018 - September 2021

    Impact Acceleration Account - University of Liverpool 2012

    ENGINEERING & PHYSICAL SCIENCES RESEARCH COUNCIL (EPSRC)

    October 2012 - March 2017

    Long acting NRTI therapies for HIV

    NATIONAL INSTITUTES OF HEALTH (NIH) (USA)

    July 2017 - July 2020

    EPSRC Institutional Sponsorship 2016

    ENGINEERING & PHYSICAL SCIENCES RESEARCH COUNCIL (EPSRC)

    July 2016 - March 2017

    Antiretroviral therapy (ART) simplification

    WITS REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH & HIV INSTITUTE (S AFRICA)

    October 2015 - October 2020

    Nanoparticle Interventions for Colorectal Cancer

    CANCER RESEARCH UK (UK)

    October 2016 - September 2020

    Characterising Polymer Nanoparticle Self-assembly for Applications in Medicine

    ROYAL SOCIETY (CHARITABLE)

    October 2014 - October 2015

    Hydrogel Microparticle Networks for the Controlled Delivery of Nanomedicines

    ENGINEERING & PHYSICAL SCIENCES RESEARCH COUNCIL (EPSRC)

    May 2015 - May 2016