Robyn studied for her undergraduate degree at the University of Edinburgh (BSc Biomedical Sciences with Honours in Pharmacology). In 2017, she was accepted onto the British Heart Foundation 4-Year PhD Programme at the University of Cambridge and, following her MRes year, started her PhD in October 2018.
Robyn is co-supervised by Dr Sanjay Sinha and Dr Anthony Davenport (Experimental Medicine and Immunotherapuetics, University of Cambridge). Her project focuses on using hESC-derived models to investigate mutations associated with pulmonary arterial hypertension.
Outside of the lab, Robyn is a keen horse rider and instructor, plays polo for the University and rows for her College. She also enjoys travelling and baking.