Philippa is a visiting researcher at Imperial College. She completed a PhD in leukaemia genomics in 2018, and recently finished her first post doc, funded by a Kay Kendall Leukaemia Fund project grant, in 2021.
Philippa's interest is in chromatin modification and non-coding regulatory elements in myeloid leukaemia. She uses various NGS-based methods, such as ChIP-seq, ATAC-seq and chromosome conformation capture-seq (4C). She was given an Early Career Development grant by Leukaemia UK in 2019.
Philippa is also an HCPC registered Clinical Scientist in Genetics and leads the Developmental Disorders at Guy's Hospital, using comparative genomic hybridisation to detect copy number imbalance in children with developmental delay. She was previously the Head of Education and Development for Healthcare Science at the Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust.
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