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Racheal Grace Akwii

Pharmaceutical Sciences

  • Graduate Student / Research Assistant

Lab Phone: 806-414-9368
Mail Address: 1300 S Coulter
Amarillo, TX 79106-1712


Racheal Grace Akwii obtained her Associate Science degree from Mengo Hospital School of Medical Laboratory Training, Kampala, Uganda in 2011, and completed her Bachelor of Science degree in Biomedical Sciences from Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda, in 2015. She joined the Graduate Program in Pharmaceutical Sciences as a Master of Science student in the Fall of 2017, and is presently working in the laboratory of Dr. Nadezhda German with the Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences.


  • BS: Biomedical Sciences, Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda, 2015
  • AS: Medical Lab Technology, Mengo Hospital School of Medical Laboratory Training, Kampala, Uganda, 2011

Research Interests:

Cancer biology and drug development research geared toward improvement of cancer therapy


  • Graduate Student Association of Amarillo (GSAA), 2017-present