The 2012-2016 Committee

President- Dr. Lamis Latif

Lamis Latif graduated in 2015 from St Georges, University of London (UK) and has completed a BSc (Hons) in Anatomy and Reproductive Science. Lamis has a profound interest in the field of obstetrics and gynaecology, which has led to her conducting several multi-hospital studies within that field. She has recently published a paper in the British Journal of Vascular and Diabetic medicine.

Secretary- Dr. Sophie Scandrett

Dr. Sophie Scandrett studied at St George’s and also intercalated in Anatomy and Reproductive Science. Sophie is interested in obstetrics and fertility medicine. She too published several articles and undertook multi-hospital surgical reviews whilst at medical school. Prior to medical school, Sophie worked as a science tutor and festival organiser.

Treasurer- Dr. Helen Young

Helena graduated in 2015 from the University of Dundee. She completed a BMSc (Hons) degree in Human Genetics for which she received the Jean Shanks Intercalated Award. Helena developed a strong interest in sexual health during medical school. Before moving to Scotland, Helena lived in Belgium for 17 years and enjoys dancing.

Events- Dr. Maitri Shila Tursini

Dr. Tursini graduated in 2015 from UCL. She discovered her passion for O&G during her hospital attachment and has an interest in improving maternal health globally. Whilst at medical school, she took an active role in the WHO World Health Assembly simulation on the topic of improving women’s health globally. Before studying medicine, she completed a BSc in Biochemistry at UCL and worked at Cancer Research UK.

The 2012-2016 legacy

The 2012-2016 saw the birth of The BUSOG. Having established the affiliation with The RCOG, the team worked endlessly to create a presence amongst aspiring Obstetricians and Gynaecologists.