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Multi-scale modeling of multi-organ systems in drug development: a case study on SGLT2 inhibitors

K. Melissa Hallow, PhD
Associate Professor, University of Georgia, School of Chemical, Materials and Biomedical Engineering, Athens, GA USA

Melissa Hallow is an Associate Professor at the University of Georgia, with joint appointments in the College of Engineering and College of Public Health. She earned her Ph.D. from the Georgia Institute of Technology and worked for several years at Novartis Pharmaceuticals before making the transition to academia at UGA. Her research group uses mathematical models of renal and cardiac physiology and pharmacology to better understand disease processes and drug mechanisms in hypertension, kidney disease, heart failure, and drug-induced kidney injury.