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Working life: epidemiologist Dr Sema Nickbakhsh

19 Dec 2019

Dr Sema Nickbakhsh is a research epidemiologist at the MRC-University of Glasgow Centre for Virus Research. She describes the surprising relationships she’s found between flu and cold viruses, and why she enjoys looking at the bigger picture.

Sema Nickbakhsh

Image credit: University of Glasgow [...]

Career in brief:

  • BSc (Hons) in Equine Science, The University of the West of England, Bristol
  • MSc in Veterinary Epidemiology, The Royal Veterinary College / The London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
  • PhD in Veterinary Preventive Medicine, Epidemiology and Public Health, The University of Glasgow
  • Research Assistant, Institute of Biodiversity, Animal Health & Comparative Medicine, The University of Glasgow
  • Postdoctoral Research Fellow, School of Biological Sciences, The University of Edinburgh
  • Postdoctoral Research Associate, MRC-University of Glasgow Centre for Virus Research

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