Policy and Research
Maggie McCarthy is a postgraduate student in the Global Health and Development MSc program at University College London (UCL). She recently graduated from American University in Washington, D.C. with a B.A. in International Studies and a minor in the Spanish language. During her undergraduate years, Maggie was a member of the Community-Based Research Scholars (CBRS) program where she conducted qualitative studies in the D.C. community working with children of Latinx immigrants. Some of her interests include global health policy, infectious disease research, and mental health in African migrants. In her free time, Maggie enjoys exploring food markets in London, running, going to the beach, and visiting art galleries around the city.