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Dr Wendy Francis

Dr Wendy Francis

Lecturer in Genetics, Biochemistry and Applied Medical Sciences., Biomedical Sciences

Telephone number

+44 (0) 1792 602313

Email address

Welsh language proficiency

Basic Welsh Speaker

Research Links

PG Study - 134
First Floor
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Singleton Campus
Available For Postgraduate Supervision


Wendy is a Research Officer and Fellow of the Higher Education Academy, who actively contributes to Learning and Teaching across the undergraduate and postgraduate degree programmes within Swansea University Medical School. She is also an academic mentor and offers academic and pastoral support to students. She obtained her BSc in Biomedical Sciences and a PhD in stem cell biology at Cardiff University. Her research interests are trauma immunology, investigating how the body responds to blunt force trauma, and stem cell applications in regenerative medicine with a view to promoting tissue repair.

Areas Of Expertise

  • Cell Biology
  • Molecular Biology
  • Trauma Immunology
  • Regenerative Medicine

Career Highlights

Teaching Interests

PMGM11 Introduction to Human Genetics and Genomics, Genomic Medicine MSc. Module Coordinator 

 PM-358 Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine, BSc in Genetics and/or Biochemistry: Module Coordinator