Louise Barr | PhD Student

Barr, Louise

Louise is a PhD student at the University of Cambridge focussing on the epidemiology of chronic diseases in Uganda. Her supervisor is Dr Manj Sandhu. Louise is also a Communications Editor for the journal Global Health, Epidemiology and Genomics.

I have a MSc in Public Health (Distinction) from the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Health and a BSc in Biomedical Science from University College London.

Before starting my PhD, I worked with the Sandhu Group as a research administrative assistant, assisting with the scientific work of the group and the activities of the African Partnership for Chronic Disease Research (APCDR).

In my role as a Communications Editor for the open access journal Globa Health, Epidemiology and Genomics, an on-line, open access journal published by Cambridge University Press (http://gheg-journal.co.uk/). I have shared responsibility for the journal's social media content.

Barr, Louise
Louise's Timeline
2015

Commenced my PhD at University of Cambridge

2014

Started as a Research Administrative Assistant with the Sandhu Group

Graduated from London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine with a MSc in Public Health

2012

Graduated from University College London with a BSc in Biomedical Science