Dr Belinda Thompson

Research Manager

Belinda joined the Medical Research Foundation as Research Manager in February 2021 to help plan, coordinate and deliver funding competitions as well as manage a research grant portfolio.

Following a BSc at Keele University in Biochemistry and Biology, Belinda gained a PhD in Stem Cell and Molecular Biology from the University of Bath and has completed a number of post-doctoral research positions at both Bath and Cardiff Universities. Belinda also has experience in the medical device industry as well the not-for-profit sector, where her latest role was as a Research Manager for the Royal Osteoporosis Society.

In her spare time she enjoys gardening, campervanning and walking her two dogs.