Isabella de Vere Hunt, MD, is a Postdoctoral Research Fellow in the Department of Dermatology at Stanford University. She is currently working on social media-based public health campaigns to promote COVID-19 vaccine uptake in minority groups.
She received her medical degree (BM BCh Clinical Medicine) from Oxford University, UK, where she was a Brackenbury Exhibitioner at Balliol College. After graduation she completed a two year academic internship programme with Oxford University Hospitals, UK. During this time, she carried out qualitative research addressing the psychological comorbidity of chronic skin disease in adolescence.
Isabella is passionate about health equality, the social determinants of health, and evidence-based public health, both on a local and global scale, and completed the DTMH at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine in 2020.