Watford colleges, Brookes University
O levels A levels ONC HNC NVQ III and degree in Human Biology
Harefield and Guys Hospital, Stanmore Orthopaedic Hospital, Blood Product Laboratory, CRC, Brookes Universtiy, HORL (private company), Champneys, Aylesbury college Rycote wood college and University of Oxford
Research Assistant Biochemistry
University of Oxford
It can be interesting and full of variety.
My Typical Day
This is a difficult one as each day is different
I could be cloning which basically means cutting and pasting bits of DNA or injecting worms with DNA. Or looking at the worms on the microscope. Or just routine work like maintaining the worms and ensuring they have enough food. I also may need to deal with queries and problems with various aspects of the lab.
My favourite CHRISTMAS LECTURE memory is:
Taking a selfie with Sir Paul Nurse at the launch party
How would you describe yourself in 3 words?
Determined diplomatic GSOH
What's the best thing you've done in your career?
Working in the cardiac operating theatre
What or who inspired you to follow your career?
No one in fact I was told that it wasn’t a suitable subject for a young lady
Were you ever in trouble at school?
Where do I start ………………………………………………….
What is the most fun thing you've done?
A trip to Madagascar