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Doctor Shmma Quraishe

Dr Shmma Quraishe

Senior Teaching Fellow

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Shmma Quraishe is a Senior Teaching Fellow in Medical Education at the University of Southampton.

Shmma joined the BM programme having previously taught at Imperial College London as a Teaching Fellow for the BSc Medical Biosciences (BMB) programme.

Shmma obtained a BSc in Biochemistry from the University of Southampton in 2005 where she also completed her PhD in Neuroscience in 2010, investigating the role of molecular chaperones in chronic neurodegenerative diseases. Her subsequent postdoctoral research focused on investigating therapeutic strategies to treat Alzheimer’s disease and the cellular and molecular changes in the central nervous system during healthy aging, injury, and disease.