Marilyn Morris, SUNY Distinguished Professor within the College of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, is the 2022 recipient of the American Affiliation of Schools of Pharmacy (AACP) Volwiler Exploration Accomplishment Award.
The Volwiler Evaluation Achievement Award yearly acknowledges an particular inside pharmacy schooling and studying as simply one of many major scientists in pharmaceutical and medical sciences, pharmacy observe, and social and administrative sciences. Recipients are additionally acknowledged for his or her unbelievable contributions to their self-discipline.
Morris is at present being honored for her internationally regarded work in drug transporters and their operate in pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics. She’s going to obtain the award by the 2022 AACP As soon as-a-year Meeting in July.
A UB faculty member contemplating that 1985, Morris is an individual of the world’s preeminent students within the areas of drug membrane transportation, pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics. She is significantly recognized for her groundbreaking discoveries regarding the operate of dietary flavonoids in drug interplay and drug resistance — evaluation with super implications for consumer therapy and drug therapy, notably within the therapy methodology of most cancers.
Morris is the recipient of quite a few prestigious awards, such because the American Affiliation of Pharmaceutical Specialists (AAPS) Distinguished Help Award the AAPS Analysis Accomplishment Award in Pharmacokinetics, Pharmacodynamics and Drug Metabolic course of the Francis Dudley Meyer Award for Breast Most cancers Investigation from the Most cancers Analysis and Prevention Foundation the SUNY Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Analysis and Ingenious Motion the AAPS Innovation in Biotechnology Award and the 2013 Alumni of Distinction Award from the School of Manitoba.
She is a fellow of every the American Affiliation for the Enchancment of Sciences and the AAPS, for which she can also be previous president. She can also be a standing member of the Nationwide Institutes of Well being and health Xenobiotic and Nutrient Disposition and Movement Examine Part, and an elected member of the chief committee of the Worldwide Pharmaceutical Federation’s Board of Pharmaceutical Sciences.
Morris, who can also be the chair of the Workplace of Pharmaceutical Sciences within the College of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, has revealed further than 160 articles or weblog posts in tutorial journals and several other books and information chapters.
She acquired her doctorate in pharmaceutics from UB, her grasp’s diploma from the School of Ottawa and a bachelor’s diploma from the College of Manitoba.