Leena Patel

Intern

Leena is a PhD student from the MIBTP scheme at the University of Birmingham, where she is studying cardiovascular disease. She previously studied Human Molecular Genetics at Imperial College London and worked as a Research Assistant at UCL. She is joining Sense about Science as an intern for three months as part of her training year and is interested in developing her science communication skills. She believes transparency in scientific research will enable the progression of the field and is excited to be involved in public engagement and science policy.