Dr Natalie Prevatt is a general paediatrics consultant with a special interest in infectious diseases, tropical and travel medicine. She trained in west London and overseas and has diplomas in paediatric infectious diseases and tropical medicine. Natalie is certified by the International Society of Travel Medicine.
Natalie worked in acute paediatrics in Lesotho, Uganda, Kenya and Tanzania before undertaking a fellowship in travel medicine at the Hospital for Tropical Diseases, London, to concentrate on the needs of children travelling to and from the UK.
Natalie is involved in postgraduate teaching, lecturing on international child health in London, and working on the East African Diploma of Tropical Medicine for the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine. She created an e-learning programme for Travel Medicine at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine as well as an e-learning programme for Emergency Triage Assessment and Treatment of African Children (ETAT+) at the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health.
Natalie sits on the British Medical Association education steering group.
- 2000: Pre-medical Science Diploma – Cardiff University
- 2005: MBBCH – University of Wales, College of Medicine
- 2009: Diploma of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene – London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
- 2012: Diploma of Paediatric Infectious Disease – University of Oxford
- 2014: Membership of the Royal College of Paediatrics
- 2016: Certificate of Travel Health – International Society of Travel Medicine
- 2017: Certificate of Special Interest in Paediatric Infectious Disease – Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health
- general paediatrics
- tropical infections
- travel medicine
- London International Development Centre award for a motivational training package for children's nurses