We've asked Annette Böhmer from Germany and South Africa why she decided to do a DPhil project in the Nuffield Department of Medicine. She also talks about her research and her experience living in Oxford.
Annette Böhmer, from South Africa, joined Oxford in 2010 after completing an undergraduate degree in Medicine at the University of Leipzig (Germany).
Annette completed a DPhil titled Implications of HCV genotype 3 specific immunity on cross-reactive vaccine design in 2014 under the supervision of Professor Ellie Barnes. She's now undergoing clinical training in Oxford, as well as continuing her research on hepatitis C