Hi, I'm Beth.

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I'm a PhD student and I'm studying the effects of drugs on heart rhythm, using mathematical modelling to predict whether a particular medication is likely to cause an arrhythmia. I'm interested in in vitro and in silico alternatives to in vivo models. I've also been working on an NC3Rs project and wrote an article for Times Higher Education.

When I lived in Sheffield, I did lots of molecular biology, fixed computers, and made a recycling scheme happen.

In my spare time, I like Linux, markov bots, hackathons, Ada Lovelace, Pinterest, reading books, and Oxford commas.

Let's be friends on the internet:

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Latest blog post: Latte millionaire follow-up: no, millennials don't spend more on coffee.

image source Last week, while procrastinating from writing my thesis, I put up a short blog post about a common piece of financial advice, viz: "if you avoid buying your daily latte and instead put the money in a savings account, you could be a millionaire by the time you retire." I was surprised by the response … Continue reading Latte millionaire follow-up: no, millennials don't spend more on coffee.

Let's be friends in real life:

I really like sending and receiving letters and parcels. If you want to reach me, you can send things to:

Elizabeth McMillan
Somerville College
Woodstock Road
Oxford
OX2 6HD
UK

Alternatively, with your address and I'll send you something cool by snail mail!