Marie-Christine obtained her Bachelor in Pharmacy from the Faculty of Pharmacy (Université de Montréal) in 2000. She then completed her PhD in Pharmaceutical Sciences working on polymeric unimolecular micelles as oral delivery systems for Class II drugs and peptides.
After her PhD, Marie-Christine moved to London (UK) to join the School of Pharmacy (now University College London School of Pharmacy) where she furthered her expertise on polymeric drug delivery system, including their use in gene silencing therapy. In 2010, she joined King’s College London’s Institute of Pharmaceutical Science, where she studied the toxicity of inhaled nanoparticles made of ‘soft-materials’
Marie-Christine joined the College of Medical and Dental Science in 2012 as part of the team building the new MPharm curriculum at the University of Birmingham.