EATB

Personal Data

Jill Davies


Born:

Shropshire, England, United Kingdom

Professional Data:

e-mail: jill.davies@ouh.nhs.uk









Education

  • BSc Applied Chemistry, PGCE Integrated Science, MSc Cryobiology by research, AATB CBTS, TPM on-line Tissue banking certificate


Professional Experience

  • After university I worked for cardiothoracic surgeons Mr Donald Ross & Sir Magdi Yacoub at the National Heart Hospital in London. I then opened the heart valve bank at the Oxford University Hospital in Oxford, England in 1990. The Oxford bank supplies cardiovascular tissue, corneas for transplant and research and brains & spinal cords for research. It is now also an Oxford Research Centre Bio bank.


Scientific Associations

  • Executive member of the BATB, member of AATB, SLTB, Society for Cryobiology.