Agnes Becker

Agnes specialises in global health communications and has worked with high level academics and policy advisors to promote research at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine and Imperial College London. Research areas she has worked on include HIV, neglected tropical diseases, mathematical modelling, maternal and newborn health, evaluation and mental health. After graduating with a BSc Hons Natural Sciences from Durhan University she went on to gain an MSc Science Media Production (Distinction) from Imperial College London. Since graduating and before specialising in global health communications, Agnes worked in a number of roles including as a researcher on science television programmes for Channel 4 and the BBC and a children's science show presenter in London's Science Museum. Her varied background allows her to ensure complex science is communicated in a clear, accurate way.