Shropshire, England, United Kingdom
- BSc Applied Chemistry, PGCE Integrated Science, MSc Cryobiology by research, AATB CBTS, TPM on-line Tissue banking certificate
- After university I worked for cardiothoracic surgeons Mr Donald Ross & Sir Magdi Yacoub at the National Heart Hospital in London.
I then opened the heart valve bank at the Oxford University Hospital in Oxford, England in 1990.
The Oxford bank supplies cardiovascular tissue, corneas for transplant and research and brains & spinal cords for research.
It is now also an Oxford Research Centre Bio bank.
- Executive member of the BATB, member of AATB, SLTB, Society for Cryobiology.