Kenneth E. Palmer, Ph.D.

Professor; Helmsley Chair in Pharmaceutical Plant-based Research; Executive Director, Owensboro Cancer Research Program

Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology

CTRB 415 270–691–5960


Ph.D., Microbiology, University of Cape Town (1997)

Research Areas and Projects

Development of vaccines and antiviral proteins to prevent and treat viral diseases that predispose people to development of cancer.