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Kirsti joined the MRC Toxicology Unit in November 2020 as the ITTP and Industrial Liaison Executive Manager. She previously worked at the Babraham Institute as a Senior Research Scientist. Prior to this Kirsti worked as a Senior Postdoctoral Scientist at Babraham Bioscience Technologies, a Lecturer in the School of Pharmacy at the University of Nottingham, a Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the University of Nottingham and a Research Assistant in the Department of Oncology/MRC Toxicology Unit at the University of Leicester. Kirsti completed her Ph.D. at the Babraham Institute in Cell Signalling and her undergraduate degree and postgraduate MRes studies in Physiology and Pharmacology at the University of Leicester. 

Kirsti runs the Integrated Toxicology Training Partnership (ITTP) PhD training programme which is a UK-wide programme for training and capacity building in Toxicology. Kirsti also oversees the Toxicology Unit’s engagement activities with Industry. 
ITTP and Industrial Liaison Manager

Contact Details

MRC Toxicology Unit
Gleeson Building
Tennis Court Road


Telephone and Email

Office E030-03-0101
+44 (0)1223 3 35603