Hi, I'm Beth.

A picture of my face.

I'm a PhD student and I'm studying the effects of drugs on heart rhythm, using mathematical modelling to predict whether a particular medication is likely to cause an arrhythmia. I'm interested in in vitro and in silico alternatives to in vivo models. I've also been working on an NC3Rs project and wrote an article for Times Higher Education.

When I lived in Sheffield, I did lots of molecular biology, fixed computers, and made a recycling scheme happen.

In my spare time, I like Linux, markov bots, hackathons, Ada Lovelace, Pinterest, reading books, and Oxford commas.

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Latest blog post: Beth's Exciting Asthmatic Adventures

About three months ago I got a bloody awful cold. Over the following weeks this was followed by a cough, then a sinus infection, then a chest infection. The chest infection then apparently triggered some kind of latent propensity for asthma that I didn't know that I had. Fundamentally I've just spent a lot of … Continue reading Beth's Exciting Asthmatic Adventures

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I really like sending and receiving letters and parcels. If you want to reach me, you can send things to:

Elizabeth McMillan
Somerville College
Woodstock Road

Alternatively, with your address and I'll send you something cool by snail mail!