Kanika Suri is a Research Specialist in Dr. Lisa Rohan’s laboratory where she is involved in the topical drug product development and characterization for antiretrovirals.

Prior to her current role, she completed her M.S. in Chemical Engineering from Carnegie Mellon University, where she worked on developing intestinal permeation enhancers to improve oral drug delivery (Thesis: ‘Modulating Intestinal Permeability Using Bioactive Natural Products’).

She is an Engineering Gold Medalist from the University of Mumbai, where she pursued her B.S. in Chemical Engineering. She wants to leverage her chemical engineering background and drug development skills to contribute to treat millions through her research.