Media office

The Wellcome media office helps journalists interested in Wellcome Trust and Wellcome Collection activities.

We also provide media support to Wellcome researchers. Find out more about how we can help in our guide to working with the media [PDF 1.5MB].

Wellcome Trust media office

Eleanor Green

Media Manager

Natalie Hodgson

Media Officer

Hannah Isom

Media Manager

Clare Ryan

Lead Media Manager

Holly Story

Media Officer

Helen Jamison

Head of Media Relations

Wellcome Collection media office

Emily Philippou

Media Manager

Holly Story

Media Officer

Latest press releases

Skeletons: Our Buried Bones

  • 19 August 2016

This summer, Wellcome Collection and the Museum of London are collaborating to unearth the stories behind bones from burial grounds across the UK.

A single compound could treat three parasitic diseases

  • 8 August 2016

Scientists have identified a compound that can kill the parasites responsible for three neglected diseases: Chagas disease, leishmaniasis and sleeping sickness.

Launch of new R1.2-billion KwaZulu-Natal research powerhouse

  • 18 July 2016

In a bold move to improve the health of people locally and globally, two research giants in KwaZulu-Natal (KZN) are joining forces to form a ground-breaking new interdisciplinary institute to fight tuberculosis (TB), HIV and related diseases.

Dialogue and diagnoses: The Sick of the Fringe returns to Edinburgh

  • 13 July 2016

Following the success of its inaugural year, The Sick of the Fringe is returning to the Edinburgh Festival Fringe in 2016, to explore the connections between health, art and science, and celebrate the productions and people that do the same.

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Public engagement

We encourage researchers to have conversations with the public about their work. To help, we offer public engagement advice for scientists and academics.