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Sarah Collins

Sarah Collins

Student | Full-time | South Africa

MSc Public Health for Development

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Sarah Collins

Educational/professional background

I am a South African trained medical doctor passionate about child health. I have worked in clinical practice in South Africa and in paediatric emergency medicine in London. I applied for LSHTM as I am wanting shift my career trajectory from clinical medicine to public health. 

Why I chose LSHTM/my programme

Choosing the MSc Public Health for Development over the general MSc Public Health was the best decision I could have made. It is a smaller class consisting of peers who have prior work experience and are passionate about public health issues in low- and middle-income countries. We learn from our lecturers and tutors, as well as from each other. I already feel as though I am learning with future colleagues and lifelong friends. 

If you have questions about the transition from medicine, or about the MSc Public Health for Development compared to others, I would love to chat to you so do get in contact. 

Contact Sarah Collins