MBChir, BSc Medicine Distinction
Academic Foundation Year Doctor NHS Lothian, University of Edinburgh
Kate Womersley is an academic foundation doctor in Edinburgh with particular interest in obstetrics, gynaecology and sexual health. She read medicine at Cambridge University and was previously a Frank Knox Fellow at Harvard University. In 2018, she was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize in Explanatory Reporting as part of ProPublica’s series Lost Mothers, which examined rates of maternal mortality and morbidity in the US. She has spoken about nutrition education on BBC Radio 4’s The Food Programme and since 2017, Kate has been the social media editor for BMJ Sexual and Reproductive Health.