Elizabeth is originally from the UK and moved to Cape Town 9 years ago, where she fell in love with South Africa. She has a Masters in Paediatric Nursing from the University of Nottingham and a Masters in Public Health from the University of Cape Town.
She has spent time working in rural areas throughout South Africa and has worked for the Human Milk Bank, Milk Matters for the past 7 years as well as being a lecturer at the University of Cape Town.
Elizabeth started working for the Jenna Lowe Trust in 2014 and spent the last couple of years caring for Jenna and working with international specialists in the field. She now dedicates her time to educating healthcare professionals on how to diagnose and treat Pulmonary Hypertension (PH). Elizabeth also facilitates a monthly PH clinic at Groote Schuur.