Laura Johnson

Clinical Research Associate. Previously Drug Discovery Unit CRUK Manchester, The Christie Hospital.

Laura holds a Masters in Medicinal Chemistry from the University of Leeds, with experience in pre-clinical drug development through to coordination of clinical trials.

She joined CRUK Manchester Institute in 2017 as a Medicinal Chemist in the Drug Discovery Unit and has worked on multiple small molecule oncology projects taking compounds from hit identification to candidate selection.  More recently Laura worked at The Christie Hospital as a Clinical Trial Coordinator specialising in haemato-oncology. She has experience in the set-up and management of multiple studies ranging from Phase I-III.