Academic Qualifications

  • First class honours bachelor degree, preclinical medical studies, Cambridge University, 2009-2012
  • First class honours, Natural Sciences Tripos Part II in Virology and Parasitology, Cambridge University, 2012
  • First class honours, laboratory research project: Analysis of Herpes Simplex Virus Type 1 Tegument Proteins, Cambridge University, 2011-2012
  • International Baccalaureate (IB), 42 points awarded out of 45, 2006-2008
  • IGCSE, 6 x A* and 3 x A, 2004-2006


Academic Achievements

  • Distinction in Pathology Final MB, Cambridge University, 2014
  • Awarded for best Preparing for Patients course completion, Cambridge University, 2013
  • Gold Merit Award “In recognition of outstanding application, dedication and effort in the classroom and in extracurricular activities”, ISG School, 2008
  • Alumni Award “For having been on the academic honour roll, for having demonstrated exceptional voluntary integration skills and for having shown a remarkable spirit of solidarity and camaraderie”, ISG School, 2008
  • Academic Honour Roll of Excellence, ISG School, 2001-2008
  • Completion of Insigne Culturel, “Which recognizes students’ involvement in cultural events and which asks that students show intellectual curiosity and broad mindedness”, ISG School, 2008
  • Certificate of Distinction for Cayley Mathematics Contest 2005 by the Faculty of Mathematics, University of Waterloo, Canada
  • Certificate of Participation and Distinction in the Gauss Mathematics Contest 2002 by the Faculty of Mathematics, University of Waterloo, Canada
  • Certificate of Excellence for being the Debater of the Year, 2004 and Certificate of Distinction for Debating Excellence 2002, 2003, 2004, ISG School

Other Qualifications

  • Certified Heart Start trainer, British Heart Foundation training course, 2013
  • Qualified guide for Red Cross and Red Crescent Museum, 2008
  • Qualified Ski Instructor, Swiss Snow Sports, 2008
  • Certified First Aider, 2007
  • Certified Peer Counsellor, 2006

Positions Held

  • President of the Cambridge University Global Health Society, 2014-2015 (working to increase awareness of global health issues and encourage working with those less fortunate in the UK and abroad)
  • Pathological Society of Great Britain and Ireland Cambridge University representative, 2013-2015 (working to understand disease in the aim of reducing human suffering)
  • NHS Student Champion, certified NICE (National Institute for Health and Care Excellence) trainer, 2013-2014 (teaching university students the importance of evidence based medicine and how to use NHS Evidence Search Tool)
  • Events Officer of the Surgical Society, Cambridge University, 2013-2014
  • Publicity and Events Officer of the Cambridge University Global Health Society, 2012-2013
  • Modelsearch Cambridge winner in 21+ category, The Grafton Centre Cambridge, 2013
  • British Medical Association (BMA) Student Representative for Cambridge University, 2011-2012 (professional association representing doctors in the United Kingdom, working to promote the medical sciences and maintain the interests of medical practitioners)
  • Welfare Officer for Murray Edwards College, Cambridge University, 2011-2012
  • Tutor for students taking IGCSE examinations, ISG School, 2008-2009
  • School Peer Counsellor, 2006–2008
  • Student Representative of the school Health Committee, 2006-2008 (discussing health issues in the school environment)
  • Treasurer of School Student Council, 2006-2007
  • Parent Teacher Association and CAS (Creativity, Action, Service) Student Coordinator and Representative, ISG School, 2006-2007