Julie Copelyn is a paediatric infectious diseases subspecialist. She received her MBBS from the University of
Sydney in 2007, before returning home to South Africa. She holds an MSc in Paediatrics and Child Health (Global
Health) from University College London and is a member of the founding committee of Young WSPID. Her interests include paediatric HIV and TB, vaccine preventable illnesses and antimicrobial stewardship.