Profile: Chelsea Thorn

Chelsea ThornChelsea Thorn is currently a PhD Student at the University of South Australia. She holds a Bachelor of Pharmacy (Honours) from the University of South Australia and is a registered pharmacist. Chelsea strives towards translating fundamental biomedical research into the clinic to achieve the best health outcomes in the community. By engineering smart, bio-responsive delivery systems her research currently focuses on delivering new protein therapeutics to treat highly resistant bacterial infections. Beyond pharmacy and science, you will find Chelsea participating in some sort of physical activity like running or yoga and seeing live music. She is super excited to be a part of the Young Scientist Committee and interact with like-minded scientists all over the world.