Recent outreach and public engagement:

  • Guest speaker at the "Crick Chat" event on HIV (coming up, 2017)
  • Interview by "Lab Times" publication (2017)
  • Interviewed by BBC world service "Newsday" programme about The Crick and HIV (2016)
  • Guest panellist on "The Conversation" on BBC World Service radio, a programme which brings together two extraordinary women each week, to talk about the profession or passion that connects them. Special edition recorded live at The Crick (2016)
  • Interviewed by BBC news, BBC news 24, and London Live TV when The Crick first opened its doors (2016)
  • Featured in The Observer newspaper's Tech Monthly supplement feature on the Crick (2016)
  • Named as a Rising Star in the BioBeat 50 movers and shakers in biobusiness 2015 booklet, that recognises 50 outstanding women bioentrepreneurs and scientific leaders for their contributions to global health innovation (2015)

Kate Bishop
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  • Qualifications and history
  • 1998-2001: PhD in Virology, MRC-NIMR affiliated to UCL, London, UK
  • 2002-2004: Post doctoral researcher, King's College London, UK
  • 2004-2008: Royal Society Dorothy Hodgkin Fellow, King's College London, UK
  • 2008-2014: Wellcome Trust Career Development Fellow, MRC-NIMR, London, UK
  • Since 2008: Group Leader, Medical Research Council National Institute for Medical Research, London, UK
  • 2015 Group Leader, the Francis Crick Institute, London, UK