Sara van Boeckel (PhD student)

Dr Sara van Boeckel

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PhD Student
Primary supervisor: Dr Sarah Stock
Additional Supervisor: Dr Donald Davidson


Sara is a medical graduate from the University of Groningen in the Netherlands. In her 6th year of medicine she worked on a 6 month master research on fetal inflammation in the context of preterm labour at the University of Edinburgh. After completing her degree and a year of clinical work in the Obstetrics and Gynaecology department of the Hospital in Enschede, the Netherlands, she has returned to the University of Edinburgh for a 3 year Clinical Research Fellowship to investigate the influence and possible therapeutic interventions of circulating cell-free fetal DNA on preterm labour.

Updated 7th June 2016