Ben is a doctor and campaigner, with a background in the Health Justice movement. Ben has completed his foundation training as a junior doctor in the NHS, completing his medical training at the University of Bristol, intercalating in Global Health. Ben was previously the National Director of Students for Global Health, is a coordinating member of the People’s Health Movement UK and a Medact Member. Alongside working at Medact, Ben is currently undertaking a masters in Power, Participation & Social Change at the Institute of Development Studies.
Ben joins the team as the Climate & Health Campaigner, working closely with Rob on work on Fossil Fuel Divestment, Health for a Green New Deal and building towards COP 26.