Gabriela Juarez Martinez
Knowledge Transfer Manager - Pharma & MedTech
Gabriela is a Knowledge Transfer Manager in the Health team, focusing on antimicrobial resistance (AMR), infectious diseases and global health. This activity covers therapeutics, vaccines, diagnostics and digital tools.
Most of the work that she does crosses over the animal and environmental sectors and is relevant at an international level where she works with the Department of Health and Social Care, Innovate UK, Science and Innovation Network, Department of International Trade among others. She has led international missions to China, Colombia, Germany and Mexico.
She represents the KTN Health in the East of England and works closely with AHSNs, EENs Catapults and other organisations and accelerators in the region.
Gabriela has a background in biomedical sciences and bioelectronics. She is a former Enterprise Fellow of the RSE which allowed her to found a scientific instrumentation company that she ran for 10 years achieving international sales in 24 countries.
She is also part of the advisory board of the National Centre for Healthcare Photonics as well as some health accelerators in the East of England.
Contact Gabriela if you are an R&D company looking to find partners to help develop your ideas and explore funding opportunities, especially (but not exclusively) to support global health and to tackle AMR. Also if you are an accelerator or technology incubator centre in the East of England and want to discuss support for your companies and collaborations with the KTN.