Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Department of Pharmacology

Minoli  Perera, PharmD, PhD

Minoli Perera, PharmD, PhD

Associate Professor of Pharmacology

Contact

312-503-6188

Ward Building Room 9-188
303 E Chicago Avenue
Chicago IL 60611

Education and Certification

PharmD: University of Tennessee, Pharmacology (2001)
PhD: Ohio State University, Pharmaceutics (2003)
Postdoctoral Fellowship: University of Chicago, Pharmacogenonomics (2006)

Interests

Description of Interests

The Perera laboratory focuses on pharmacogenomics (using a patient's genome to predict drug response) in minority populations. Working in this translation research space requires both clinical expertise as well as the use of high-throughput basic science approaches. Our goal is to bring the benefits of precision medicine to all US populations.

Interests (Keywords)

Adverse Drug Reactions; Autoimmune Diseases; Gene Regulation; Genomic Medicine/Personalized Medicine; Inflammatory Bowel Disease; Pharmacogenomics; Pharmacology

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