Sarah Lasoye

Sarah is our Campaigns Officer, primarily working on Medact’s ‘Peace and Security’ & ‘Health and Human Rights’ campaign areas. She supports the delivery of campaign strategy, as well as our network of campaigners organising within local and issue groups. Sarah has...

Rosie Clarke

Rosie is Medact’s Operations Officer, providing administrative and communications support across the team. Rosie has a background in cultural programming, comms, marketing and fundraising across the third sector. They have organised in England and America for...

TJ Chuah

TJ is our Communications Manager – brought on board in March 2021, they are leading the development and delivery of Medact’s communications strategy, and working to make sure that our community is using its voice effectively for good. They have a background in...

Hannah Wright

Hannah Wright is a data and analytics professional, currently working for Iris in London. Her passion for health justice stems from her academic background in Epidemiology & Public Health; she has a BSc in Biomedical Science from UCL and an MSc Epidemiology from...

Hannah Harniess

Hannah Harniess is a physiotherapist by background. Hannah has had a long-standing interest in social justice and is actively involved in a local refugee sponsorship team as well as chairing an early years charity in Tower Hamlets. Her early clinical practice in east...

Lorraine Haye

Lorraine Haye is a Clinical Psychologist within the NHS working in the speciality of long term health conditions. Her experiences of living and working in some of the most deprived communities across the country has fuelled her interest in human rights and health...

Richard Copsey

Richard Copsey graduated from Queen Mary College, London University in history but since 1985 has been a criminal legal aid defence lawyer in Bristol and the North East of England. He was head of department in a nationally known Human Rights legal firm until he set up...

Ben Eder

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...

Rob Abrams

Rob is an organiser with a background in the UK’s climate movement. Having been involved in networks such as People & Planet and Climate Camp, he has experience campaigning around a number of areas related to climate justice including but not limited to...

Annabel Sowemimo

Dr Annabel Sowemimo is a Sexual & Reproductive Health (SRH) doctor and founder of community based organisation – Decolonising Contraception (DC). Her interests include addressing Gender Based Violence and improving SRH access for people of colour. She is a regular...

Aiyan Maharasingam

Aiyan worked as Medact’s Campaigns Officer from 2019-2021 ─ providing support across our campaigns and operational work. Previously he worked for an MP for the last two years. Prior to that he enjoyed a brief stint at the campaigns organisation 38...

Lisa Murphy

Lisa Murphy is a Digital Strategist at Public Health England, having previously worked as a junior doctor in East London. She has been involved in advocacy around health inequalities for almost 10 years, primarily working with the Royal College of Paediatrics and...