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Miss Kan Yan Chloe Li
Zayed Centre for Research
20c Guilford Street
London
WC1N 1DZ
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Appointment
  • Student
  • Institute of Cardiovascular Science
  • Faculty of Pop Health Sciences
Biography

I am a 2nd year PhD student of the 4-year BHF Cardiovascular Biomedicine programme (2020-2024). 

Other current roles:

  • PGTA and Module Tutor for iBSc/MSc CARD0003 Congenital Heart Disease - Fundamentals module
  • Lead Department Representative
  • Research Course Representative
  • ICS EDI Disability Subcommittee
  • Lead of ChangeMakers Project on Improving Disability Induction for new UCL students
  • Faculty Representative (2020 - 2021)


Previous academic background includes MSc Cardiovascular Science and BSc (Hons) Biochemistry.

Research Summary

My PhD project is on Multi-scale, deep geno-morphologic phenotyping of hypertrophic cardiomyopathy using X-ray phase contrast imaging.


Summary of BHF rotation projects undertaken in first year:

  1. The GOldmine of cardiac conduction (supervised by Profesesor Ruth C Lovering & Professor Andrew C Cook). This project involved capturing the specific roles of essential proteins that have been reported in the literature to be involved with cardiac conduction system development and/or function. Key skills involved: bioinformatics, gene annotation, Gene Ontology, literature review.
  2. Determining the roles of Brn3a and Brn3b transcription factors in heart regeneration and remodelling (supervised by Professor Vishwanie Budhram-Mahadeo). Key skills: RNA/DNA/protein extraction, cDNA synthesis, qRT-PCR, immunostaining, Western blot, cell culture, RNA-seq analysis.
  3. Cryo-imaging of mice myocardial samples using synchrotron radiation-based X-ray phase contrast imaging (supervised by Professor Andrew Cook). Key skills: synchrotron X-ray phase contrast imaging, image analysis, immunohistochemistry.
Teaching Summary
  • Postgraduate Teaching Assistant and Module Tutor for the iBSc/MSc CARD0003 Congenital Heart Disease - Fundamentals module (2020 - present)
  • Associate Fellow of the Higher Education Academy UK (awarded in July 2021)
Appointments
15-JUL-2021 Associate Fellow   Institute of Cardiovascular Science, United Kingdom
OCT-2020 Postgraduate Teaching Assistant   Institute of Cardiovascular Science, United Kingdom
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