a Biomedical Sciences masters graduate looking to kickstart my Career in Clinical trials. my favorite topic in University was drug Research, where i discovered my ethusiasm of Preclinical and Clinical trials and the process of putting a potentially life-saving compound on the market. i have completed my final year thesis in the field of colorectal Cancer, doing my 6 month Research at janssen Pharmaceuticals, beerse, where i picked up many valuable Lab and record keeping skills, as well as being able to communicate with scientists and managers from diverse backgrounds.
i am multi-lingual, pick up new things very quickly and am keen to start and grow as a part of a large company involved in scientific Research.
Student Researcher Beerse, BelgiumNovember 2014 --- May 2015
a six month internship involves working in the Laboratory of the oncology department in r&d while also writing a final year thesis as part of a master’s degree in the topic mentioned above. skills gained: Cell Culture, proliferation Assays, DNA and RNA extraction and preparation for Sequencing, Microarray, Analysis and organization of results, detailed log keeping and write-up of protocols. working closely with the oncology and colorectal Cancer team gave me great insight into the organization and environment of a large Pharmaceutical company.
Lab Intern (Toxicology) Antwerp, BelgiumMay 2014 --- June 2014
skills gained: processing of patient samples and Analysis using GC-MS and HPLC for toxicological screening. helped out a Clinical pharmacology Trainee in a tuberculosis drug study to find the optimal method of measuring the drug concentration in patient samples.
Lab Technician Gujarat, IndiaAugust 2012 --- September 2012
Analytical thinkingOptimismOrganizationProactivityProblem solvingSelf-disciplineSociabilityStrategic thinkingIndependenceInterest in knowledgeFlexibilityAdaptabilityApproachabilityCharmCollaborationCompetitivenessCreative thinkingCuriosityAttention to detailEfficiency
Animal models Labtechnician R&D Biostatistics Cell biology Scientific writingActions and modes of action of human physiologyAllergy and immunologyAntibodiesCancerCell CultureDermatologyDNA extractionDrug development processEthics submission and approval processGeneticsMicrobiologyDrug metabolismIn VitroInfectious diseasesLatvianRussianVirologyToxicologyPharmaceutical IndustrySDS-PAGEEnglishPre-clinical researchLaboratoryVaccines Microsoft Office
Master in Biomedical Sciences: Tropical and Infectious Diseases from University of Antwerp in 2015
Bachelor in Microbiology from London Metropolitan University in 2013
Training and Certification
Introduction to Marketing in 2015 Certification
Scientist Cat C (FELASA) Accredited course in Laboratory Animal Sciences in 2014 Certification