Medeah Yaqub is a Research Associate at Rare Disease Research Partners (RDRP). Her role involves supporting varied research projects and developing patient support materials for those with rare diseases.
Before joining RDRP, Medeah worked as a Clinical Trial Coordinator running a portfolio of clinical trials within the NHS for cancer and gastrointestinal disorders to advance the approval of novel treatments.
Medeah has a BSc (Hons) in Biomedical Science from Queen Mary University and is undertaking a MRes in Clinical Research at King’s College. She finds working in this sector particularly rewarding when research work undertaken by RDRP contributes to a better quality of life for patients and their families.