Olwen joined TILDA as a Research Assistant and is involved in assisting with biomarker and frailty data and the maintenance and operation of the Biobank. Prior to joining TILDA, Olwens previous experience involved working in various IT and laboratory roles.
Olwen attained qualifications in Fine Chemical/Pharmaceuticals (National Diploma), Electronic Engineering (BEng), Computing (BSc) and Applied Physics and Instrumentation (BSc. (Hons)). She proposed and implemented a work-based project to automate a high voltage tester and the research project she chose for the BSc (Hons) in Applied Physics and Instrumentation was titled Desigining and Controlling an Artificial Hand with Particular Emphasis on Instrumentation and Control Aspects.