Hannah is a neuroscientist with a background in neuropsychiatry. During her PhD she was awarded a Fellowship at Magdalene College, University of Cambridge and as an undergraduate received three University Prizes as Best Biologist. In 2013 Hannah was named as one of Cambridge Universities "inspirational and successful women in science" and in 2014 named by the Science Council as one of the top 100 scientists in the UK for her work in science communication.
Hannah is stripping down the brain with the Naked Scientists. Using Radio, on-line channels and public focused live events she designs, produces and presents a neuroscience focused, interactive multimedia experience targeted at 14 yrs and upwards.
Her choice of career stemmed from working as a Nursing Assistant at St Andrews Psychiatric Hospital. When not being enthused by all things brainy Hannah spends her time splashing about by the river and living the houseboat dream.