Mrs Dawn Kohler LOORG Secretary/Research Coordinator June 2012 - June 2015
Dawn's main role was to provide a high level of administrative support to all members of LOORG and maintain the LOORG website. During her time with LOORG, Dawn established herself as the key point of contact for enquiries to the group and closely assisted Prof Sarah Coupland (research group lead) on a daily basis. Dawn also collected data for audits on proton beam radiotherapy in ocular melanoma which resulted in the below publications;
Dr Marcela Baudo first joined LOORG in 2010 as Molecular Pathology Technician. Her responsibilities involved the day to day running of the MLPA and MSA prognostic service, providing technical support to the Ocular Oncology Research team, and participation in uveal melanoma research projects.
During her time with the group (2010-2013), Marcela was particularly interested in the chromosomal changes in iris melanoma, specifically, the genetic changes associated with metastatic prognosis.