Personal profile


I am the Head of School in the School of Pharmacy and Biomedical Sciences. I have research interests in design, synthesis, and biochemical evaluation of organic molecules.

Research Interests

My key research interests focus on the design, synthesis, and biochemical evaluation of organic molecules designed to act upon proteins for therapeutic benefits. Specialising in bio-analytical studies required to optimise organic molecules in a drug discovery project. Other interests include investigating the chemical and physical compatibility of intravenously delivered drugs in paediatric medicine.

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being


Dive into the research topics where Karen Ball is active. These topic labels come from the works of this person. Together they form a unique fingerprint.
  • 1 Similar Profiles

Collaborations and top research areas from the last five years

Recent external collaboration on country/territory level. Dive into details by clicking on the dots or