|University of Cambridge||Translational Research Manager||United Kingdom|
Workshop: A closer look on early-stage collaborations in the UK
Dr Vibhuti Patel
Translational Research Manager, Bioscience Impact Team
Vibhuti heads the Impact Team for the School of the Biological Sciences at the University of Cambridge. The team works to support researchers across a number of departments and institutes with all aspects of translational research, including: identifying funding sources, enabling relevant industrial contact, liaising with large strategic partners and providing training on routes to impact. It exists within a busy environment of translation at Cambridge, working closely with the technology transfer office (Cambridge Enterprise) and knowledge exchange colleagues from other subject areas.
Vibhuti joined the University of Cambridge in March 2017 from the Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC) where she worked in Strategic Partnerships, liaising with industrial companies, government bodies and philanthropic donors to run joint programmes for a number of audiences in the chemical sciences community. Prior to this she worked in International Development, and in. Vibhuti has a B.Sc. in biochemistry and Ph.D. in biological mass spectrometry, both from the University of Warwick.