On the 20th June Angela Casini, Chair of Medicinal and Bioinorganic Chemistry at the School of Chemistry in Cardiff University, UK, gives a talk in Chemforum.
Angela received her PhD in Chemical Sciences at the University of Florence (2004). She was a postdoctoral fellow at the Dulbecco Telethon Institute, University of Pisa (2004-2005); Principal Investigator at the École polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL) funded by the Swiss National Science Foundation (SNF, "Ambizione" program) (2008-2011); Assistant professor at the University of Groningen and Rosalind Franklin Fellow (2011-2015). Since 2015 she is the Chair of Medicinal and Bioinorganic Chemistry, Cardiff School of Chemistry.
Sher reveived several awards: in 2012 the European Medal for Biological Inorganic Chemistry (EUROBIC11 award -11th European Biological Inorganic Chemistry Conference); in 2014 an early career investigator at the Gordon Research Conference Metals in Medicine "New Frontiers"; in 2016 the August-Wilhelm Scheer Visiting Professorship at the Technical University of Munich (TUM) and “Honorary Fellow” of the prestigious institute for Advanced Study of TUM (IAS-TUM). She is listed by Thomson Reuters as one of the "Worlds most influential scientific minds of 2014" in the field of Pharmacology.