Imperial College London

Postgraduate student

Faculty of MedicineNational Heart & Lung Institute

Research Postgraduate







369Norfolk PlaceSt Mary's Campus





The enthusiast of science and biology. In love with healthcare and big data. Awarded 100% prestigious PhD scholarship from Asthma UK Center in Allergic Mechanisms of Asthma. Alum of class 2017 at ICL master research (MRes) in biomedical studies.

Achieved a master’s degree (MSc) in Virology and Immunology from the University of Maria Curie-Sklodowska in 2008. Elected President of Biotechnology Student Club during the final year of the degree and awarded Polish government scholarship and part of an EU grant. At university he developed a passion for science; volunteering and working at Imperial College has reaffirmed his ambition to pursue scientific career, and it has shown he is self-motivated, committed and determined in achieving his goals.

Experienced the most vibrant research environment working in different laboratories of Imperial College and King's College.

Worked for 4 years as a research tech/assistant at St. Mary's ICL in London; as a research assistant at Imperial College determining how the viruses highjack human immunity; the aim was to discover novel targets to allow the development of anti-viral drugs; clinical-focused on how babies fight viruses.

Part of the postgraduate committee responsible for organising, budgeting social events and representing students on campus; Part of the Athena Swan Committee for encouraging female scientists in academia.

Big data, team management, ethics, administration, coordination, data mining, project management, supervising a team, working effectively and efficiently
Molecular Biology, Cell culture techniques, Virology, Statistics, Mass Cytometry Immunology, Microbiology and Biotechnology

Dawid Swieboda
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