Web Development Officer
Michael joined the John Walton Muscular Dytrophy Research Centre team in March 2009 and oversees strategic maintenance and development many of the centre’s websites and systems which includes the TREAT-NMD website. Michael achieved his MA by comparing and combining traditional facial animation techniques with scientific data on facial expression.
He then went on the work on the Design4Science project at the University of Sunderland which promoted significant scientific discoveries within molecular biology featuring work and exhibits from several eniment scientists. On this project Michael was responsible for not only the promotional website but much of the design and content of the exhibition which was displayed in venues including the Laboratory of Molecular Biology in Cambridge, Copenhagen’s Medical Museum and the Nobel Museum in Stockholm.
John Walton Muscular Dystrophy Research Centre
Institute for Genetic Medicine
International Centre for Life
Newcastle upon Tyne