Careers in Medicine
Tuesday 13th April 2021 - 18:30

Join us for this session to hear the speakers talk about their career together with tips for entering the world of medicine.


Zoe Carciente
Registered Nurse at Whittington Health

Zoe is a newly qualified children’s nurse, working in a paediatric Emergency Department using evidence-based guidelines to provide care for the patients. She is highly organised and has the ability to multitask in a busy department, she can apply a calm approach to getting tasks completed & problem-solving with the utmost attention to detail and protocol. As a naturally sociable person she has no trouble communicating across different levels with individuals from all backgrounds.

Dr Julian Gertner

Julian is a 31-year-old Gastroenterology Registrar working at the Whittington Hospital. He has been working as a junior doctor in the NHS for 6 years. He lives in North West London with his wife and a very energetic 1 year-old daughter. When he is not in the middle of a global pandemic, he likes travelling, sports and theatre.

Dr Nadia Taylor

After leaving Haberdashers and having a gap year in Israel, Nadia attended Barts and the London Medical School for 6 years including a year where she completed a neuroscience BSc. Following this she was a foundation doctor in various specialties including general and plastic surgery, cardiology, respiratory, acute medicine, care of the elderly and general practice. She then started surgical training for 2 years and completed her surgeon’s exams. Realising surgery wasn’t for her, she switched specialties and is now a junior doctor in anaesthetics and intensive care. She lives in north London with her husband, 3 year-old daughter and 1 year-old son.