Dr Karen Kennedy

Director at National Cancer Research Institute (NCRI)

Director, National Cancer Research Institute

Dr Karen Kennedy is the Director of the National Cancer Research Institute. Prior to taking up this post in October 2013 she worked at The Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute as the leads the Institute's efforts in Strategic Relations, helping to build and support the relationships that are needed to support the strategic vision of the Institute. These activities ranged from interactions with the scientific community, commercial entities, funders, and other key stakeholders.