Ms Emma Carr

Operations Officer

Emma is an experienced Molecular Biologist with a career spanning almost 20 years across both industry and research settings. Emma’s scientific appointment began in Cancer Genetics at the Garvan Institute of Medical Research, utilising genomic techniques to identify DNA derived biomarkers of cancer risk, disease progression and outcome. She subsequently spent over a decade at Roche Diagnostics as a Technical Specialist, supporting Pathology laboratories within Australia utilising molecular diagnostic assays to diagnose infectious disease before accepting a Medical Laboratory Scientist role at a fast-paced NATA accredited laboratory in Melbourne. Emma relocated to Perth in 2020, joining CareDx as a Research and Development Scientist, transplant genetics, ahead of transitioning to the role of global Product Manager for the leading next generation sequencing transplant matching assay. As the newly appointed Operations Officer at SynGenis, Emma brings a breadth of knowledge to the role with multiple perspectives from bench level to global strategy.