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Dr

Susan Northfield

Joint Laboratory Head
Pharmacology And Therapeutics
peptide; disulfide-rich; scaffolds
science & technology
peptides, cyclic
chemistry
drug design
physical sciences
life sciences & biomedicine
design
chemistry, medicinal
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Dr

Susan Northfield

 
Division
Medicine, Dentistry And Health Sciences
 
Primary Interest
Design and synthesis of peptide and peptidomimetic pharmaceuticals
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Dr

Susan Northfield

 

Dr Susan Northfield is co-head of the Drug Design Laboratory in the Department of Pharmacology & Therapeutics in the School of Biomedical Sciences. She joined the department in 2014 and is an internationally recognised researcher in the peptide chemistry field.

She is a trained medicinal chemist and has spent the last twelve years working in the fields of medicinal chemistry, chemical biology and structural biology. Her most recent work is around development of peptide mimetics of neurotrophins.Dr Northfield is also the Centre Manager for the ARC ITTC Centre for Personalised Therapeutics Technologies. She joined the centre at the end of 2019 and is available to answer questions regarding centre activities (e: therapeutics-technologies@unimelb.edu.au).

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Honours, Awards and Fellowships

2017

2017 Melbourne Neuroscience Institute Postdoctoral Fellowship

Melbourne Neuroscience Institute

2017

Melbourne Neuroscience Institute Fellowship


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Awards

Credentials

Positions


Joint Laboratory Head

Pharmacology And Therapeutics

Centre Manager - Arc

Pharmacology And Therapeutics

Centre Manager - Arc

Pharmacology And Therapeutics

Committee Member

RACI Peptide User Group

Committee Member

RACI Women in Chemistry Group

General Membership

Royal Australian Chemical Institute (RACI)

Education


PhD (Medicinal Chemistry)

Monash University

Bachelor of Medicinal Chemistry

Monash University

PhD (medicinal chemistry)

Monash University