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Play Dr Raef Jackson's video

"Going into operating theatres as a student was incredible"

Dr Raef Jackson describes his journey to becoming a paediatric surgeon.

Play Dr Tasha Herman's story

"I shadowed a surgeon – at 18 years old it was mind-blowing"

Dr Tasha Herman describes how clinical experience inspired her to become a surgeon.

David Smith

"Hull York do things in a forward-thinking, clever way"

Dr David Smith describes how he was the first in his family to go to university.

Dr Katherine Harris

"I was the 1st person at school to do Medicine in 10 years"

Dr Katherine Harris, an A&E junior doctor, describes her journey to medical school.

Medicine graduate Alexander McNeil

"Paediatrics is the best job in Medicine you could have"

Dr Alexander McNeil hadn't thought of studying Medicine until a teacher suggested it.

Dr Dunni Adeleye

"The NHS workforce needs to reflect our patients"

Dr Dunni Adeleye, explains her journey to medical school and passion for paediatrics.

Dr Lucille Marshall

"Psychiatry is amazing, people are happy to be listened to"

Dr Lucille Marshall explains clinical placements helped her deliver exceptional care.

Sandip Nandhra

"It was in vascular surgery I realised what I wanted to do"

Sandip Nandhra explains how his training allowed him to pursue surgery as a career.

Medical graduate Melody Redman

"I’m passionate about children getting the best care"

Dr Melody Redman describes her a Leadership Fellowship in paediatrics.