Belen has a degree in Pharmacy and completed her PhD in biomedicine in the University of Valencia (Spain). In 2009 she completed a Masters in Public Health in Developing Countries in LSHTM. She worked at UCL from 2004 to 2008 as a postdoctoral fellow in different biomedical research projects.
Belen joined the Environmental Health Group at LSHTM in 2009 following the completion of her Masters degree and since then she has been working on different projects related to water, hygiene and sanitation. In 2017, she joined SHARE as our new Capacity Development Manager.