Dr Catherine Boereboom joined the Trustees of the Bowel Disease Research Foundation, as President of the Dukes Club for colorectal surgery trainees, in 2013 and have worked with the BDRF ever since.

Catherine trained in the East Midlands and completed a PhD in preoperative exercise for colorectal cancer patients.

Catherine works at Queens Medical Centre in Nottingham with a specialist interest in pelvic floor disorders.