Meera Swami

Charity Partnerships Manager

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Meera manages Healx’s collaborations with medical research charities and patient groups to help them find new therapies for rare diseases. Meera has a research background in rare diseases and genetics, with an MA from the University of Cambridge, a PhD at University of Glasgow and post- doctoral training at Harvard/Massachusetts General Hospital. She then spent 5 years working as a commissioning editor for Nature Publishing Group, specialising in genetics, cancer and translational medicine. Meera then worked in Business Development for LifeArc, and is experienced at managing productive drug discovery alliances with academic, charity and industry partners across various therapeutic areas.