Alison has extensive practical experience of mammalian toxicology studies from a career with ICI Pharmaceuticals Division and the Central Toxicology Laboratory (latterly Syngenta) from 1982 until 2008. She was a highly experienced multi-disciplinary Study Director with a wide range of experience in the design, conduct, interpretation and reporting of a range of toxicology and safety pharmacology studies for both Syngenta and external clients.

During her career with ICI, Alison gained an Honours degree in Applied Biology. She then gained a post-graduate Diploma of the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine and a Masters in Clinical Trials in 2013.

Since joining RSA, Alison has preparedREACH IUCLID robust summaries and endpoint summaries She is a Study Monitor working with a number of contract laboratories to deliver a range of Regulatory toxicology and environmental toxicology tests for clients. She is skilled in interpreting data, presenting facts clearly and in the liaison between the Laboratory and client.