2019 - PhD Anatomy & Cell Biology, Indiana University School of Medicine
2012 - BSc Biology, Webster University
Dr Longworth-Mills trained in the fields of anatomy and cell biology, with her doctoral research investigating strategies for inner ear sensory cell induction in a three-dimensional human stem cell culture model. As a PhD researcher, Dr Longworth-Mills regularly served on grant review committees for internal awards, and she completed courses in scientific communication and grant-writing. She is knowledgeable in the areas of cell biology, stem cell biology, otolaryngology, human anatomy, physiology, developmental biology, neuroanatomy, neuroscience, and cell culture models.
Dr Longworth-Mills has published in Methods of Molecular Biology (first author) and Nature Biotechnology (co-author). She has presented at the Association for Otolaryngology Midwinter Meeting, and internationally at the Molecular Biology of Hearing and Deafness Meeting.
Editing and Reviewing Experience
Dr Longworth-Mills edited grant proposals and manuscripts produced by members of her research group during her graduate studies. Additionally, she regularly served on a grant review committee for institutional awards. Dr Longworth-Mills joined Edanz Group as an editor in 2020.