Medical Scientist & Project Manager
Lara Noble, MSc, is a research and development scientist in the department of molecular medicine and haematology at the University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg. Lara first joined the group in 2006 to focus on evaluating new high throughput HIV viral load laboratory diagnostics. She now dedicates her R&D skills towards evaluating new TB diagnostics and developing quality monitoring panels for integrated laboratory and point of care molecular technologies. Her skills in laboratory and clinical trials management as well as new assay development and integration will be applied to the iLEAD mission as the South African Project Manager.