Dr Nicoletta Charolidi

Dr Nicoletta Charolidi is a Volunteer at the Progress Educational Trust (PET), and a Volunteer Writer at its flagship publication BioNews. She is also a postdoctoral researcher at St George's University of London's Cardiovascular and Cell Sciences Institute, where her work focuses on first trimester pregnancy growth and placental vascular and molecular biology, and she works as a medical writer and subeditor for the Al Ain Fertility Center in the United Arab Emirates. Previously, she obtained her PhD from the National Heart and Lung Institute at Imperial College London's Faculty of Medicine, and went on to do postdoctoral research at University College London's Institute of Child Health. Her interests include writing about and promoting the public understanding of evidence-based science.