Medico-legal adviser, MDU
Dr Carol Chu qualified at Sheffield University. She attained her CCST in clinical genetics and spent 13 years as a consultant clinical geneticist. The last six of these also being the Head of Department, managing not only the clinical department; doctors, counsellors and administrative staff (including records) but also the three laboratories. She left the NHS to pursue a longstanding interest in medical ethics and medical law as a medico-legal adviser for the MDU in 2011. She was also chair of a research ethics committee for 10 years.