As Faculty of Medicine Safety Advisor for St Mary's and Northwick Park, Diane provides health and safety advice to the Faculty's Departments and Sections, delivers training and monitors compliance and safety performance.
After working in research for 10 years Diane was Laboratory Manager for a biotechnology company, and has worked full-time in health & safety since 2000, mainly in universities. Prior to joining Imperial in 2014, Diane was Head of Laboratory Services, Health & Safety for a major MRC Centre.
Diane's professional interests include laboratory safety (including biological and chemical hazards), health & safety law, and safety management systems. Having worked in an academic department as well as central University safety functions, Diane has also gained experience of lasers, radiation, mechanical engineering, events and fire safety.