Dr. Murphy has 10 years of experience, as a researcher in developmental and reproductive toxicology. Prior to joining Smithers Avanza Toxicology, she was a Postdoctoral Fellow at the University of Texas at Austin in the Division of Pharmacology and Toxicology. She has extensive scientific knowledge in diverse disciplines including rodent toxicity, drug discovery toxicology, immunotoxicology, and reproductive and developmental toxicology. She specializes in rodent reproductive toxicology with previous experience including, but not limited to, fertility (male and female), prenatal and postnatal development, endocrine screening, and multigenerational studies. She has directed and designed numerous toxicology studies using animal and in vitro models to evaluate drug safety and environmental toxicants. Dr. Murphy has over 20 publications/presentations in scientific journals and/or conferences.