Dr Stephanie Annett
Honorary Lecturer and Post Doctorate Research Fellow, School of Pharmacy and Biomolecular Science, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland
Stephanie Annett is pharmacist, post-doctoral researcher and honorary lecturer at the Royal College of Surgeons Ireland. She studied at the Queen’s University Belfast where she gained a Master of Pharmacy in 2012 and then completed her pre-registration training in community and hospital pharmacy. Stephanie returned to Queen’s University and completed a PhD in Experimental Therapeutics in 2017 with a focus on developing drugs to target cancer stem cells. Her current research interest is to identify new drugs to treat the childhood obesity epidemic. She has been a visiting scientist to the University of Cologne and University of British Columbia and is sits on an in vivo pharmacology advisory committee for the British Pharmacology Society. She was an expert pharmacist member of the research ethics committee for Northern Ireland and is an advocate for ethical and sustainable drug development.