Beth joined CTSU in the Nuffield Department of Population Health in October 2019. Her research in the China Kadoorie Biobank will explore the association between infection and gastric and oesophageal cancer in China, including examining host-pathogen-environmental interactions. This will be supervised by Ling Yang, Iona Millwood and Zhengming Chen. Beth completed the MSc in Global Health Science and Epidemiology at Oxford prior to commencing this DPhil. She is a junior doctor from Australia, who worked in regional Queensland for 2 years and enjoys running, rowing and playing Australian Football in her spare time at Oxford.