The Chief Scientific Officer’s (CSO) Women in Science and Engineering (WISE) have announced the first four successful recipients of its fellowship scheme. The fellowship is part of a campaign to promote women in science, technology and engineering.
The winners are:
- Dr Kathryn Harris, Clinical Scientist, Microbiology – Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children
- Ms Sandra Chinyere, Clinical Service Manager, Neurophysiology – Ashford and St Peter’s Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
- Mrs Michelle Martin, Training Manager, Senior Specialist Biomedical Scientist, Haematology and Blood Transfusion – Barts Health NHS Trust
- Dr Charlotte Kemp, Head of Clinical Measurement, Consultant Clinical Scientist, South Tees Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
The fellowship includes a career development programme, providing mentoring support, communication and leadership skills training. In addition the fellows will attend both the WISE and Chief Scientific Officer conferences.