Rebecca Shipley
Rebecca Shipley
Director, UCL Institute of Healthcare Engineering, Professor of Healthcare Engineering, and Vice Dean (Healthcare) University College London, Faculty of Engineering Sciences
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Dr. Rebecca Shipley is Professor of Healthcare Engineering at UCL, and Director of the UCL Institute of Healthcare Engineering. Her research interests lie in mathematical and computational modelling in medicine and biology, tissue engineering and human physiology, with a particular emphasis on multidisciplinary approaches which integrate data from biological experiments, imaging and clinical sources. Dr. Shipley’s research has been awarded numerous prizes, including the Rosetrees Trust Interdisciplinary Prize 2016 for research at the interface of mathematics, computer science and medicine. In her role as Director of the UCL Institute of Healthcare Engineering, she coordinates interdisciplinary research activities within healthcare engineering across UCL Engineering, School of Life and Medical Sciences, and the hospitals within the UCL Partners academic health system. She is also Non-Executive Director at the Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital NHS Trust. Dr. Shipley earned a First Class Honours Masters degree (Mathematics) and a DPhil (PhD) from the Oxford Centre for Industrial and Applied Mathematics, University of Oxford.system. She is also Non-Executive Director at the Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital NHS Trust.

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