Dr Annette Thwaites is an Academic Clinical Fellow in Community Sexual and Reproductive Health (CSRH) at the Institute for Women’s Health, University College London with research interests in postnatal contraception and unplanned pregnancy.
She is also a CSRH specialty trainee at Kings College Hospital, London. Her poster presentations on immediate postnatal contraception have won first prize at the FSRH’s Annual Scientific meetings in April 2016 and May 2018. She has also co-authored the recent CEU statement on Contraception for Women with Eating Disorders.
Prior to studying graduate medicine, Annette worked as a business analyst for Andersen Business Consulting and Deloitte and has masters’ degrees in Engineering (Cambridge University) and Computing (Imperial College).
Annette’s poster on immediate postnatal contraception – what women know and want - won first prize at the FSRH's Annual Scientific Meeting in May 2018.
Read Annette's blog published in July 2018 entitled 'Immediate Postnatal Contraception - why bother?