Dr Dhifaf Jasim

Senior Scientist

Dhifaf has over 12 years of experience in the field of Pharmacy (industry, clinical, community, teaching, and research).

After obtaining M.Sc. in drug delivery from the School of Pharmacy University of London with distinction, she was awarded the ORS Award from UCL School of Pharmacy to complete her PhD in Pharmacology/Nanomedicine which was carried out at both UCL School of Pharmacy and the University of Manchester. She has made, characterised, and labelled various nanoparticles and biomolecules with different labels whether for optical imaging or nuclear imaging purposes.

Dhifaf has extensive experience in vivo imaging (SPECT/CT, IVIS) and in vivo/in vitro toxicity with the aim of understanding the structure-activity relationships. Dhifaf also holds an honorary teaching role at the University of Manchester where she teaches both MPharm and postgraduate (CDT) students.