Karen graduated from Trinity College Dublin in 2013. In 2014 she was awarded a Darwin Trust of Edinburgh scholarship to study for a PhD in bacterial genetics under Prof Steve Busby, FRS. She has now embarked on a career in project management within the NHS.
Karen works as project officer in the Project Management team under Ali Cook and Karen Piper.
Other positions held
Karen also works in project management at the Centre for Conflict Wound Research (CfCWR)
- BA Microbial Genetics – University of Dublin, Trinity College
- PhD Genetics – University of Birmingham
The Institute of Translational Medicine (Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Birmingham)