Jennifer Jia

Jennifer Jia

You are a woman of the world, having lived in many different places and being exposed to different cultures. Can you tell us a bit about your early life and how that shaped who you are now? When did you become interested in Science? I faced many challenges during my...
Mehak Mumtaz

Mehak Mumtaz

Mehak grew up in Pakistan, the daughter of two medical doctors. From a young age she was interested in science: accompanying her mother to work and being shown what a blood cell looked like under a microscope used to be the highlight of her weekends. In high school,...
Tamsin Holland Brown

Tamsin Holland Brown

Growing up in the UK, Tamsin’s entry into the world of medicine was far from an easy ride. ‘I enjoyed science, but I wasn’t at the top of the class. So, when I was given careers advice, I was told not to do medicine or science and to stick with arts subjects,’ she...
Pahini Pandya

Pahini Pandya

The death of a childhood friend, and her own brush with cancer, set Pahini Pandya on her quest to fight the disease and save thousands of lives. Making a difference, that’s what life is all about for me ‘And I’ve got one major tip for success. Never give up. Obstacles...
Georgia Billing

Georgia Billing

What is your story before you started your degree in Cambridge? I grew up in Cardiff and moved to London to pursue a degree in Archaeology at University College London (UCL). I had always loved History and was interested in discovering a practical approach to...