Natalja Nassonova (She/Her)

Research & leadership scholar , University of Leeds
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About Natalja Nassonova

Hi everyone! I study Natural Sciences (Biochemistry and Nutrition) at the University of Leeds. My research project is about the structural changes in heart muscle cells in a condition called Dilated Cardiomyopathy. This year, I am doing a 13 months-long internship at Hoffmann-La Roche working in early clinical research and data sciences.

I am a/an:

Undergraduate Leadership & Research Scholar


University of Leeds

Laidlaw Cohort Year


Research Topic

Biochemistry Medical Sciences Medicine

Area of Expertise

Biomedical Sciences Careers Diversity and Inclusion Health Medicine Pharmacy Science

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I speak:

English Estonian Mandarin Russian

My hobbies/interests are:

Dance Foreign languages Nature & environment Photography Travelling Video/filmmaking

I am open to participating in mentoring/buddy programmes


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Recent Comments

Jan 13, 2023

Such an insightful reflection, thank you Holly! 

Jan 13, 2023

Wow I can barely begin to understand what you were researching but it sounds like it could have major implications for the understanding of this condition :o So impressive!!

Thank you Eleanor!

Dec 16, 2022

When is the project taking place?

Dec 16, 2022

When is this project taking place?

Sep 07, 2021

It was such an exciting and useful read, Ania! Thank you for sharing your reflection on personal development as a scholar - I feel that a lot of it resonates with my own thoughts :)