Charis Sijuwade

MSc, Research assisstant

Charis joined GEDB in June 2021. She supports the Global Health and Biosphere Stewardship project, where she focuses on how biodiversity contributes to human health.

With a BSc (Hons) in Biochemistry, Charis went on to complete an MSc in Public Health at Lund University. Here, Charis focused on mental health outcomes in marginalised communities.

In her previous employement as a research consultant, Charis worked to bridge the gap between academia and the pharmaceutical industry with the hope of fast-tracking the development of healthcare technologies