Zoe leads Bristol BRC’s communications and marketing. This includes developing communications strategies and key messages, while adhering to NIHR’s brand guidelines. She manages the full communications mix, from social media and websites to print and events.

Helping researchers disseminate their findings to the right people is an important part of her job, as well as training people in how to communicate effectively.

Zoe is also Head of Communications for the NIHR Applied Research Collaboration West (ARC West). She first started working in health research communication when she joined Bristol Health Partners as communications lead in 2013. Before this, she was a digital communications specialist at large, complex national organisations in the public, charity and business-to-business sectors, including the National Trust and Audit Commission.