Dr Marit Orav

Virology Scheme Manager

I joined UK NEQAS for Microbiology in November 2019 and am currently the Scheme Manager for Virology and Molecular EQA schemes. My background is in academic research – I have a PhD in biomedicine and spent years doing research on human papillomaviruses.

I am responsible for the day-to-day running of Virology and Molecular EQA schemes and – working closely with the Scheme Organiser to ensure our EQA portfolio is constantly developing to be able to challenge and support our participants.