Patricia FlattProfessor of Chemistry, Western Oregon University

    Patricia Flatt’s educational background includes a M.S. in Plant Ecology from the University of Denver and a PhD in Biochemistry from Vanderbilt University, where she conducted research on the molecular mechanisms of cancer biology. She completed her postdoctoral fellowship in Marine Natural Products Chemistry in the College of Pharmacy at Oregon State University. She currently holds the rank of Professor of Chemistry at Western Oregon University where she has developed a new Chemistry Emphasis Degree option in Medicinal Chemistry and Pharmacology.