Tackling life's big challenges through the chemical sciences
... improve the treatment of brain diseases, particularly Alzheimer’s disease.
... Marie Curie! Not only was she the first woman to win a Nobel Prize, but she is the only person to have won in multiple sciences (Chemistry and Physics!)
... spending time with family and friends, long walks, travelling, cooking and baking.
... I became interested in using it to develop new medicines and improve healthcare after doing some work experience in a hospital when I was in secondary school.
... getting to do something different every day! I also get to work and learn from people working in all different areas of science, from biologists to engineers.
... still be working in medical research!
... keep doing things that you enjoy! Everything tends to have a way of working out.
The Proteam Up! Challenge was created by a team from the Department of Chemistry at Imperial College London.