Dr. Shirley Wu
University of Toronto, Professor
Dr. Shirley X.Y. Wu is a professor, elected AAPS Fellow and Killam Research Fellow at the Leslie Dan Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Toronto, Canada. Dr. Wu’s research is highly innovative and multidisciplinary. Her research interests include synergistic drug combination nanomedicine for multidrug resistant and metastatic cancer, blood-brain barrier-penetrating nanoparticles for brain tumor/metastases and CNS diseases, bioreactive manganese dioxide-containing polymer-lipid nanoparticles for modulating TME and enhancing cancer therapies, glucose-responsive insulin device and glucagon microneedle patch for diabetes treatment, and computer-aided design of controlled release dosage forms.