Di Huang obtained a BSc in Pharmacy from Central South University in Changsha, China (2011) and an MSc in Pharmaceutics from Sun Yat-sen University in Guangzhou, China (2014), which focused on transscleral ultrasound for protein loaded nanoparticle delivery. She has been a PhD student within the Buchanan Ocular Therapeutics Unit since 2015 and is currently investigating ultrasound-mediated delivery of peptide-loaded nanoparticles for efficient treatment of diabetic retinopathy.