Dr Shara BA Cohen has been active in the scientific community for over 30 years. She started as a member of the British Association of Young Scientists at the age of 15, obtained her first science degree at 21 and her Immunology PhD at 25.
She has been a research scientist and lecturer in prestigious institutions around the world [including Addenbrookes’ Hospital (Cambridge), The Kennedy Institute of Rheumatology (London), The Mount Sinai Hospital (New York) and The Royal Postgraduate Medical School (London)].
Shara left mainstream science in 2001 research to become a entrepreneur and science consultant. She founded several companies plus a charity and sold her first company (which as established in 2001) in 2016.