The Team

Karen Coopman

Dr. Karen Coopman Director

Senior Lecturer in Biological Engineering

Supported by: Jayne Spendlove, CDT administrator

The Steering Group

Dr Mark Carver (Chair) Fujifilm Diosynth biotechnologies UK Ltd (retired)
Dr Darren Clark – Medi link East Midlands
Dr Bo Kara - GlaxoSmithKline plc
Dr Julie Kerby -  The Cell and Gene Therapy Catapult
Dr David Pan - MRC Representative
Dr Iain Larmour – EPSRC Representative
Brigadier Tim Hodgetts - Royal Centre for Defence Medicine (Academia and Research)
Dr Paul Bello – Innovate UK
Professor Liam Grover – University of Birmingham

Prof Nick Forsyth

Professor of Stem Cell Biology

Prof Ying Yang

Professor in Biomaterials and Tissue Engineering

Nottingham University

Dr. Lee Buttery

Associate Professor in Cell Biology/Tissue Engineering

Dr Jing Yang

Assistant Professor

Prof Felicity Rose

Professor of Biomaterials and Tissue Engineering

Prof Kevin Shakesheff

Professor of Advanced Drug Delivery and Tissue Engineering

Loughborough University

Prof Mark Lewis

Professor of Musculoskeletal Biology

Prof Rob Thomas

Professor of Manufacturing for Cell and Gene Therapies

Dr. Paul Roach

Senior Lecturer in Biomaterials and Interface Science