Dr. Christian Jessen hits the road in Australia with local physicians Sam Hay, Ginni Mansberg and Brad McKay to de-stigmatise sensitive health issues and tackle some troublesome medical complaints.

Embarrassing Bodies: Down Under - Netflix

Type: Reality

Languages: English

Status: Ended

Runtime: 60 minutes

Premier: 2013-10-29

Embarrassing Bodies: Down Under - Christian Jessen - Netflix

Christian Spencer Jessen (born 4 March 1977) is a British doctor, television presenter and writer, best known for presenting Channel 4 programmes such as Embarrassing Bodies (2007–2015) and Supersize vs Superskinny (2008–2014).

Embarrassing Bodies: Down Under - Career - Netflix

Jessen studied medicine as an undergraduate at University College London, graduating in 2000. He holds a MSc degree in sexual health, and has a particular interest in HIV and malaria, which were the focus of his work for two years in Kenya and Uganda. As well as his television career, Jessen is a doctor with Doctorcall at 121 Harley Street, central London, and has worked privately in the UK oil and gas industry – as well as for the Australian, New Zealand and Canadian immigration services. Jessen also provides occupational health for London Underground and Virgin Trains. An advocate for HIV education and testing, in 2015, he was named National HIV Testing Week Ambassador.

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