Dr Cohen started her working life as a research scientist and lecturer with over 100 peer-reviewed scientific publications.

She followed a classical scientific career until she left mainstream science in 2000 (which coincided with the birth of her first daughter) to establish the Life Science Communications company, Euroscicon Ltd.

Euroscicon Ltd was her first company (which she sold in 2016).

She also works with and establishes businesses and charities which benefit local, national and international communities.

In 2024 she was awarded a British Empire Medal for services to Women in Stem and to Cancer Patients and their families.

Current Projects

Cancer Care Parcel

In 2013 Dr Cohen was diagnosed with Cancer and set up Cancer Care Parcel which provides appropriate gifts for people with cancer.

Dr Cohen is the lead scientific advisor at Optimised Healthcare. A medical profiling company which provides advanced disease prediction, prevention and wellness optimization services.

Dr Cohen started Mums in Science in 2005 after noticing a gap in the support for mums in STEM. This community platform for people in STEM provides support, information and tools to manage a career while navigating the challenges of life including parenting.

Founded, Owned and Sold

Euroscicon Ltd

Founded in 2000 after identifying a need for communicating science research between academia, clinical practice and industry.

Euroscicon Ltd provided an environment to interact and debate, both online and at highly focused, informal events.

Euroscicon was the first international independent academic life science events company in the world and in October 2015 Euroscicon (via its subsidiary company Life Science Events), became the first company to produce live-streamed only independent academic life science events.

Sold in 2016

Life Science Events

Established in 2006, as a subsidiary of Euroscicon Ltd, Life Science Events was the first company to produce live-streamed only independent academic life science events. 

Sold in 2016