Rebecca completed a BA in Mathematics and Statistics at the University of Oxford (UK) in 2007. She received her MSc in Statistics at University College London (2008), then completed her PhD in the Department of Epidemiology and Public Health at the same university (2008-2012). Her PhD considered approaches for dealing with missing data in longitudinal studies. In 2012 Rebecca joined the Centre for Cancer Prevention at Queen Mary University of London as a statistician, where her research focuses on the evaluation of the cervical screening programme in England. One of her key areas of research has been developing a microsimulation model which can be used to model HPV vaccination and cervical screening scenarios.