Nina Shigesi is a DPhil student in the endometriosis research group. Her main research interest is in the comorbidity of endometriosis with other chronic disorders. In her DPhil, she is using the UK biobank data to investigate the epidemiological association for, and shared genetic risk factors of endometriosis with the other disorders. Her work is being jointly supervised by Professor Krina Zondervan, Dr Nilufer Rahmioglu, and Professor Christian Becker.
Prior to her DPhil, she completed a MSc in Global Health Science at the University of Oxford and a BSc at the Peking University, Health Science Center.