Media office

Our media office helps journalists interested in Wellcome Trust and Wellcome Collection activities, and provides media support to Wellcome researchers.

If you have a media enquiry

For media enquiries, call +44 (0)20 7611 8866 or email mediaoffice@wellcome.ac.uk. Contact details for individual media team members are listed below.

If you're a researcher

We want to help you have conversations with the public about your work. Find out more in our guide to working with the media [PDF 4.6MB].

Clare Ryan

Head of Media Relations

Kate Moores

Lead media manager – Wellcome Collection

Hannah Isom

Lead media manager – Research and Corporate

Maggie Stratton

Lead media manager – Global health

Natalie Hodgson

Media manager

Simon Shears

Media manager

Juan Sanchez

Media manager – Wellcome Collection

Hannah Franklin

Media officer

Andy Sarjudeen

Media officer

Latest statements and press releases

Siân Davey commissioned by Wellcome to capture stories of mental health

  • 8 November 2019

Wellcome has commissioned award-winning photographer Siân Davey to produce a new photography series on the theme of the Wellcome Photography Prize 2020 – mental health.

Ambitious project to map genomes of all life on British Isles funded by Wellcome

  • 8 November 2019

An unprecedented insight to the diverse range of species on the British Isles will be made possible by Wellcome funding to the Darwin Tree of Life Project.

Stop talking about the ‘antibiotic apocalypse’, report warns

  • 29 October 2019

Presenting drug-resistant infections – or antimicrobial resistance – as an ‘apocalypse’ or a return to the ‘dark ages’ fails to create a sense of urgency on the issue and makes people feel defeatist, finds a new Wellcome report.

£20,000 Wellcome Photography Prize 2020 to challenge mental health myths

  • 25 September 2019

Wellcome Photography Prize 2020 is now open for submissions until 16 December 2019. There are five categories, including two for this year's theme, mental health.

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