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Consultant in Respiratory Medicine and Public Health Researcher, Queen Mary University of London

Jessica Potter is a Consultant in Respiratory Medicine and TB specialist working in London. She received funding from the Medical Research Council UK between 2015 and 2019 to undertake her PhD which explored the healthcare access experiences of migrants with TB in the UK. Jess predominantly uses qualitative research methods. Jess is co-chair of the group UK Academics and Professionals to End TB (UKAPTB) and advocacy lead for TBnet - a European clinical TB network . Jess campaigns for the healthcare rights of migrants with a range of grassroots advocacy groups.

Experience

  • 2020–present
    Advocacy Lead, TBnet-EU
  • 2022–present
    Co-chair, UK Academics & Professionals to End TB
  • 2021–present
    Consultant in Respiratory Medicine, North Middlesex University Hospital NHS Trust

Education

  • 2019 
    Queen Mary University of London, PhD
  • 2007 
    University of Oxford, MBBCh BA

Grants and Contracts

  • 2015
    MRC Population Health Scientist Fellowship
    Role:
    Doctoral Research Fellow
    Funding Source:
    Medical Research Council

Professional Memberships

  • Royal College of Physicians of London
  • British Thoracic Society