Poole Grammar School (1981 to 1987)
Reading University – 1987 to 1990 – Biochemistry and Physiology (BSc); Imperial College London – 1990 to 1993 – Biochemistry (PhD)
University College London, University of Bedfordshire
Professor of Musculoskeletal Biology
Growing working versions of tissues in the lab and using them to help understand normal and abnormal biology
My Typical Day:
Lots of head scratching, debating and problem solving helped by the rare EUREKA moment! Oh, and tea 🙂
What I'd do with the prize money:
I would spend the money on continuing to develop a session to deliver to both primary and secondary students
I have been working with colleagues to develop a session we can take around various schools and age groups to talk about human muscle physiology
How would you describe yourself in 3 words?
Enthusiastic, talkative, easily bored
Were you ever in trouble at school?
Tell us a joke.
Knock knock? Who’s there? Interrupting sheep. Interrupting…BAA! BAA! BAA!