“Pointing to gaps in the literature, I eventually developed my own stance by suggesting directions for additional research and application of the research.”

—Janice Leung

Recent Advances in Nanoparticle-Based Cancer Drug Delivery

Paper written for UWP104F: Writing in the Health Professions

Leung analyzed recent advances in nanoparticle-based cancer drug delivery. Her analysis demonstrates a need for further research on the long-term side effects of nanoparticles in the body before they are used in clinical cancer treatment. Leung used over 30 articles in her literature review and relied on the library’s training videos and course guides to help organize her research.

In Her Own Words

Read Janice’s reflective essay from her Lang Prize application.