Newcastle Laboratories

Michelle Permain

Michelle

Microbiology & Virology Services

Advanced Biomedical Scientist - Section Lead for Enterics

Advanced Biomedical Scientist – Section Lead for Enterics

Qualifications: BSc (Hons)

Michelle has worked for Microbiology & Virology Services for 12 years, starting life in the Trust as a Healthcare Science Assistant.¬†Michelle has worked her way up through the ranks, now being Section Lead for Enterics. Michelle’s training repertoire encompasses¬†Cystic Fibrosis samples, Critical Care, and Respiratory samples. In her job role, Michelle is involved in liaising with Public Health England and Infection Control. Her scientific interests involve multi-drug resistant bacteria, stemming from her increasing involvement in CPE and MRSA.