Kumud is a Senior Research Associate in the Ageing and Multimorbidity Theme, based at the University of East Anglia. Kumud joined the ARC East of England in October 2020. Kumud has a bachelor’s degree in Pharmacy (South Africa) and a master’s degree in Clinical Research (King’s College London). Previously, Kumud worked as a senior cancer services pharmacist in NHS hospitals in London. In 2017, Kumud started working towards her PhD. Her research interests include geriatric oncology, cancer survivorship and developing health services to support older people living with and beyond cancer.