Matt is an Intensive Care Doctor, Scientist, Computer Programmer, Teacher and Geek interested in machine learning, medical education and public engagement. He undertook his PhD in Artificial Intelligence and has been part of major BMJ educational technology projects. He is Honorary Senior Research Fellow, Consultant in Intensive Care Medicine & Head of Research and Development at the Cardiff University School of Medicine. Matt is an Advisor @becomingadr




Sandeep is a Consultant Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist leading young people’s eating disorder services and Director of clinical networks at North West Boroughs NHS Foundation Trust. She is a professional media expert for the charity BEAT, Royal College of Psychiatrists and regular contributor to a range of newspapers and magazines. She mentors and coaches doctors and supports the diversity in leadership agenda nationally. She was appointed Strategic Clinical Network lead for Greater Manchester Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (NHS  England, 2014) and part of the ministerial task- force (Future in Mind, 2015). Sandeep is an Advisor @becomingadr


Emma is a fourth year medical student at the University of Cambridge. She holds a first class B.A. (Hons) degree after intercalating in  Engineering. She will be starting a PhD in Computer Science at Cambridge, combining her interests in artificial intelligence and Medicine. Throughout her time as a student, she has undertaken research projects, with experience in wet lab and computational projects.

She is passionate about supporting prospective medical students applying to Oxbridge and current medical students to find and develop research projects. Emma is the Oxbridge applications and Research Lead @becomingadr


Jack recently graduated from Newcastle Medical School. He holds a first class B.A. (Hons) degree in Creative Writing and English literature from De Montfort University and a Diploma in Medical Studies from Durham University.

Jack is currently Digital Content Editor at Sethi Health and involved in a number of projects. He is working on creating innovative resources for clinical medical students and exploring creative ways of learning. Have a look at his article on revising for medical school exams here.  Jack is the Medical Education Lead @becomingadr



Raj is currently undertaking a Masters in Public Health at University of Manchester. He was the medical student representative on the NHS Medical Careers Steering Group and has co-authored a book for prospective medical students. He was awarded the Sir John Ellis Prize, a national award by the Association for the Study of Medical Education.

His interests include medical education, patient safety, digital health and leadership. Raj was awarded a Telluride Scholarship to attend the Academy of Emerging Leaders in Patient Safety (USA) and is also a faculty member on Barts X Medicine, the UK’s first digital health module for medical students at Queen Mary University of London. Raj is the Outreach Programme Lead @becomingadr



Kristen is a fifth-year medic from Lancaster Medical School currently undertaking a Masters of Research in Medical Sciences at Newcastle University. His interests include rheumatology and medical education. He was awarded a Clegg Scholarship at the Student British Medical Journal. Kristen is responsible for the @becomingadr medical student projects and recruitment of Ambassadors at each university. Kristen is the Medical Student Lead @becomingadr



Mao is an everyday artist and fourth year medical student at King’s College London. Originally from Malaysia, he is an aspiring psychiatrist with a keenness for medical humanities, arts in health, public and global health and of course – medical education.

He has also previously been a student interviewer on the Multiple Mini Interviews process at the GKT School of Medical Education. Mao is excited to support international students to apply to UK Medical Schools and is a great mentor. Mao is the International Student Lead @becomingadr



Ollie has just completed an undergraduate degree in Cellular & Molecular Biology at Newcastle University and will undertake an accelerated medical programme at the University of Warwick. He is a keen guitarist and music lover, and writes on an array of topics including science and technology.

He keeps a daily blog of medical school life and wants to help other graduates make their way successfully to medical school. Ollie is the Graduate Entry Student Lead @becomingadr



Sophie is a second-year medical student at Cardiff University. In 2017, she graduated from BSc (Hons) Medical Sciences at the University of South Wales before joining Cardiff Medical School on their postgraduate medicine A101 feeder scheme. During her time at university, Sophie founded and was president of the USW Medical Preparation Society aimed at helping fellow peers through clinical workshops and entry exam prep, alongside her work as a course ambassador and student mentor.

Sophie was awarded “Most inspirational Student” for the academic year 2016/2017 and is a candidate for the BMA Cymru Wales’ Sherman Fund Award which encourages wider access to medical studies within Wales. Her medical interests include pathology, physiology and anaesthetics. Sophie is the lead for non-traditional applicants, mentoring and study skill support @becomingadr



Sunny has over five years experience in producing events and advising private, corporate and charitable sector organisations in event management. He has a strong international reaching portfolio, Sunny is  highly creative, motivated and an has a strong academic base with a Masters and BA Honours degree in Accounting and Finance.

He founded the Explosive Group and this work has led the company to perform in events across the UK and worldwide including Dubai, Europe & India. Previous clients include global TV networks, healthcare clients, leading food & automotive brands, London 2012 and international sporting arenas across the UK. His company has produced corporate events for small and large organisations in a range of sectors. Sunny is the Conference and Events Consultant @becomingadr