Bio

Dr Yvette Martyn MBChB BA(Hons) MRCP DOccMed

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Since graduating from Leicester Medical School in 2011 Dr Yvette Martyn, also known as Dr Sunshine has developed her skills as a medical practitioner.  Working across numerous specialties within the NHS including: Renal Medicine, Oncology, Haematology, Intensive Care, Respiratory, Endocrinology, Psychiatry, Elderly Medicine and Surgery.

For the last three years she has been working for commercial organisations and is currently a Specialist Registrar in Occupational Medicine based across the East and West Midlands. She holds a Diploma in Occupational Medicine and is currently studying for an MSc in the subject.  She is a Member of the Royal College of Physicians and enjoys practicing clinically by working within the NHS in Acute Medicine.

She started her television career in 2010 when she was a contestant on the final Channel 4 series of Big Brother.  And has knowledge and experience of the media, holding a First Class Honours degree in Medical Journalism from the University of Westminster.

Her experience in print and online journalism is vast with numerous articles published within both medical and non-medical publications including: Pulse, JuniorDr magazine, Daily Mail, Star Magazine and Fashion Insider.  She also held the position of Features Editor for JuniorDr magazine.

She has a personal interest in diet and lifestyle medicine and advocates plant based diets.