Ella is a PhD student on the Wellcome Trust Cell Therapies and Regenerative Medicine Doctoral Training Programme at King’s College London.
She is in the final year of her research studies in the Department of Diabetes with supervisor Professor Peter Jones. Outside of the lab, Ella is very involved in science outreach and communication, from tutoring with the Brilliant Club to talking to members of Parliament at STEM for Britain.
She was recipient of the Royal Society of Biology’s Outreach and Engagement award for new researchers in 2020 for creating an interactive exhibition based on her research in collaboration with digital arts students from Goldsmith’s university. It is this project that has been adapted to an online game for the Royal Society.