EMI PhD Student with GSK
(Co-supervised by Dr Sarah Hosgood)
Elizabeth graduated with an MBBS and BMedSci in Molecular Medicine from Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry in London. She then undertook Academic Foundation Training, with a research post in Virology at the Royal Free Hospital where she studied the role of IL28B SNPs in response to HIV treatment. She continued her medical training as an NIHR funded Academic Clinical Fellow in Surgery at Addenbrooke’s Hospital, Cambridge, where she investigated the role of CD8 T cells in graft rejection. She is currently an EMI/ACT funded PhD student at the University of Cambridge, her research is focused on the role of inflammasome products in ischaemia-reperfusion injury in human kidneys.