Professional background

Dr Emily Shaw is a Consultant in Infectious Diseases and General Medicine and she has a joint appointment in Acute Medicine at University College London Hospitals, and at the UKHSA National Tuberculosis Unit. Her medical studies were at Cambridge and UCL and her specialist training was in London. She has delivered care in resource-limited settings, including for the Medecins Sans Frontieres. Her Wellcome UCL PhD was in BCG vaccinology, and she is a tutor on TB on the LSHTM DTM&H. Dr Shaw works with Find and Treat piloting the delivery of TB care in HM Prisons and Immigration Removal Centres.