Daniel R. Kennedy
Chair and Professor of Pharmacology
Department of Pharmaceutical and Administrative Sciences
Office: CSP 317
Daniel R. Kennedy received his B.S. and M.S. degrees in Chemistry from Emory University and his Ph.D. in Molecular Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics from the State University of New York at Buffalo–Division of the Roswell Park Cancer Institute. Before joining Western New England University, he instructed a wide variety of science courses at Emmanuel College while completing a post-doctoral fellowship at Harvard Medical School in the areas of hemostasis and thrombosis.
Dr. Kennedy’s research has identified the mechanism of action of novel radiomimetic compounds as well as explored new therapeutic strategies and applications where these compounds can improve on existing clinical therapies. His work has been funded by both pre- and post-doctoral training grants from the NIH and has resulted in several published peer-reviewed articles and presentations at local, regional, national, and international meetings.