Gillian Hendy is an Electrochemist at MIT, Langer lab, USA. She was granted a Marie Skłodowska-Curie International Fellowship. This fellowship allows experienced European-based researchers to gain new knowledge in a leading organisation outside Europe. The aim of Gillian Hendy's research is to develop a new conducting and biodegradable polymer to carry an electrical signal from the brain to the muscle. The MSCA funding enables her to acquire new skills and be part of an outstanding research centre.
"MSCA make it possible to be part of a team in an outstanding research organisation. Being in such an organisation offers many opportunities, including being part of a larger network. Having this network will definetely enhance my career when I return to my home country." Gillian Hendy, post-doctoral MSCA fellow