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Catrin Thomas

Catrin Thomas

Student | Full-time | United Kingdom

MSc Tropical Medicine & International Health

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Educational/professional background

I studied Medicine at the University of Manchester, graduating in 2018. I also completed an intercalated degree in Global Health at The University of Manchester. I did my foundation training at The Royal Liverpool University Hospital. I then took a year out of training to do Junior Clinical Fellow roles in Acute Medicine and Intensive Care Medicine. I have taken a second year out of training to do my MSc.  

Research interests or career goals  

I am interested in HIV medicine, tropical medicine and working with vulnerable and stigmatised groups. 

Why I chose LSHTM/my programme  

I spent my university elective placement in Botswana and Zambia. I aim as a doctor to return to this part of the world. The TMIH is a unique MSc in that it allows you to complete the Diploma in Tropical Medicine & Hygiene – which equips you with essential knowledge and skills to work in LMICs. Additionally, the TMIH allows you to choose from a wide range of modules to suit your particular interests.  

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