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 Expert  729649

Expert in Life Sciences, Biology, Stem Cells, Immunology, Science Networking, Event Organisation


Available for your Consulting and Expert Witness Needs

United Kingdom
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Summary of Expertise:

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Expert has an Applied Biology Degree (1985) and a doctorate in Immunology (1989). She has worked as a scientist and lecturer in prestigious institutions around the world, including Addenbrookes' Hospital (Cambridge), The Kennedy Institute of Rheumatology (London), The Mount Sinai Hospital (New York) and The Royal Postgraduate Medical School (London). In 2001 Expert left academic science to establish her own firm (and is presently its Managing Director).

Her company was founded after identifying a need for communication of Life Science research between academia and industry. The company provides an environment for scientists to interact and debate at highly focused, informal events.

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education

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immunobiology

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biology

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immunology

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stem cell


Show Secondary and Basic Areas of Expertise

Education:
Year   Degree   Subject   Institution  
1989   PhD   Immunology   London University  
1985   BSc (Hons)   Applied Biology   Hertfordshire University  

Work History:
Years   Employer   Title   Responsibilities

2001 to

 

Expert's Firm

 

CEO

 

Expert oversees the running and development. She ensures that the events that the company runs are topical, that the chairs are well recognized in their field and that the meeting agenda is packed with high caliber, up to date talks. She also develops science networks and is always working at keeping at the forefront of science communication.

1996 to 2000

 

The Anthony Nolan Bone Marrow Tru

 

Senior Scientist

 

Head of Stem Cell Research group / lecturer.

1992 to 1996

 

The Kennedy Institute of Rheumatology

 

Post Doc position

 

Arthritis Research

1989 to 1987

 

The Mount Sinai Hospital (New York, USA)

 

Post Doc position

 

Diabetes Research

1987 to 1989

 

Cambridge University

 

Research Associate and PhD student

 

Researching Autoimmunity

1985 to 1987

 

The Royal Postgraduate Medical School (London).

 

Research Associate and PhD student

 

Researching Autoimmune Thyroid Disease


Career Accomplishments:
Associations/Societies

Royal Society of Medicine; Royal College of Pathologists; Institute of Biology; British Society of Immunology; Chartered Biologist (1999); Member of the Institute of Biology (1999); Member of the Royal College of Pathologists (1997); Fellow of the Royal College of Pathologists (2007); Fellow of the Royal Society of Medicine (2008).


Publications:
Publications and Patents Summary

Published over 100 scientific articles. Presents science to non scientists in magazines, teaching documents and on television. Currently producing/editing a book on food controversy and another on women in science.

Selected Publications and Publishers  
 - Positive Health  
 - The Biologist  
 - Immunology Today  
 - Arthritis and Rheumatism  

Consulting Services:
Selected Consulting Examples:
  • Independent Scientific Advisor to Cordlife Pte Ltd, Singapore
  • Member of the Women's' National Commission
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Expert Witness:
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International Experience:
Years   Country / Region   Summary
1989 to 1992   New York, USA   Post Doc position at The Mount Sinai Hospital (New York, USA)

Researching Basic Immunology and Diabetes

1999 to   The Czech Republic   Helped organise the Cord Blood Transplantation Session and chaired a session at The 4th Central European Transplant Meeting, Prague , The Czech Republic
1998 to 2000   Paris, France   Part of the a European consortium, based in France, looking at cord blood use for stem cell transplantation. This involved alot of meetings in France, but not resident

Additional Skills and Services:
Training/Seminars

Teaching at BSc, MSc, MRCPath and PhD levels: medical students (Charing Cross and The Royal Free Hospitals); scientists (UCL and Kingston University); clinicians (Charing Cross and The Royal Free Hospitals). Currently Produces Life Science Events.

Supplier and Vendor Location and Selection

Founder and CEO of a company which receives major sponsorship from pharmaceutical companies. All its events have CPD accreditation.

Other Skills and Services

Independent Scientific Advisor to Cordlife Pte Ltd, Singapore. Mentor to women science undergraduates in the US. Supervising the running of The Mums in Science Network. Published over 100 scientific articles. Presents science to non scientists in magazines, teaching documents and on television.


 

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