Luz is a project manager with expertise is Diabetes, Cardiac Metabolism and Hypoxia. This was the topic of her doctorate thesis, which she completed at the University of Oxford, funded by the British Heart Foundation (BHF). Her research has been published on several occasions and even made it into the news following a BHF press release. Before this, Luz completed a Bachelor’s degree in Pharmacology and Translational Medical Science with a Year in Industry, at Imperial College London.
Luz also has extensive knowledge in immunity and inflammation, having spent time working in this area within the pharmaceutical industry. Additionally, Luz has trained in mental health management and worked in a mental health non-profit organisation.