Dr Yannis Gourtsoyannis is a working junior doctor (specialising in Infectious Diseases). He has been active in NHS campaigning for several years; having been an active trade-unionist in the British Medical Association. He was a key member of the BMA Junior Doctors Committee and helped organise industrial action on both a local and national level.

He hopes to bring his experience of grassroots campaigning to Medact and to help foster increased participation of fellow health-professionals in the fight for health justice.