My work

Much of my work is confidential but you can find a selection of published articles and documents below, both for consumers/patients and for businesses.

Patients/B2C: Cancer

The miracle kidney cancer survivor

The truth about pancreatic cancer

Telling the kids you’ve got cancer

How gene editing saved a little girl’s life

Celebrating the end of cancer

Make way for a new global cancer movement

Actor Fabian Bolin (aka the Leukemia Warrior) talks about his #WarOnCancer – Part 1

Actor Fabian Bolin (aka the Leukemia Warrior) talks about his #WarOnCancer – Part 2

Mum, cancer patient’s wife and cancer doctor: one-woman’s juggling act

The end of “one-size-fits-all” cancer treatment

A 40th birthday blessing: one woman’s ovarian cancer story

Patients/B2C: Women’s health

Making peace with early menopause

Caught off guard by osteoporosis

Cervical screening saved my life

IVF and beyond: the world of mind-blowing baby tech

Dealing with diabetes when you’re expecting

How a journalist’s struggle with endometriosis turned into a global media campaign

Trying for a baby when your body won’t cooperate

The “miracle” baby who spent his first five months in hospital

Saving babies in the womb

How a neoprene body wrap is saving new mums’ lives

You’re pregnant? Here are some of the tests and tech you might meet

Your body, your decision: mums want control when it comes to childbirth

“I wanted a home birth, but things changed quickly”

Finding out your “healthy” baby needs open heart surgery

Mums tell doctors how to make incubators more motherly

When it comes to incubators, mother knows best

Patients/B2C: Disability

Freedom in a wheelchair

Flying high after spinal cord injury

A lesson on resilience

“Disability is my superpower!”

Celebrating medtech on World Health Day

Making music with medtech

Hearing the colours again

Dancing with medtech

The para-triathlete with a mission

Getting a new knee at 73

Making the boat go faster

Giving disabled kids the gift of movement

Changing lives one step at a time

What do Hollywood, the Ellen DeGeneres Show and cerebral palsy have in common?

Switching on your eyesight

Roadshow (rəʊdʃəʊ/) noun: A clever way to teach deaf awareness in schools

The mum who’s making kids’ hearing aids cool

Patients/B2C: Heart health

She is undefeatable

From hospital bed to top of the world

Powering your heart

Tackling high blood pressure once and for all

The heart tech that offers a new lease of life

The tiny clip that fixes hearts

Better late than never: a rare heart condition discovered

How to mend a (real) broken heart

Saying thanks in a heartbeat

Out of breath? It may not be your lungs

Little Darth Vader comes out of heart surgeries with his powers intact

Patients/B2C: Chronic & misc. health conditions

Getting through COVID-19

Supporting premature babies and their parents

My epilepsy has never held me back

When eating gluten free isn’t a choice

Getting back in the game

When sepsis strikes

Life with Lupus…on your own terms

The reality of life with sickle cell

Putting a halt to blindness

The dizzying impact of an inner ear disorder

Getting to grips with eczema

Fighting for a TB-free world

Safe surgery is a right, not a privilege

Living in a scent-free world

Spreading love on World Down Syndrome Day

How Down syndrome changed a dad’s life for the better

Sometimes all you need is a bear

Supporting patients in the digital era

Beating diabetes can be a winning game

When your immune system turns on you

This MS patient welcomes an uphill climb

Stopping seizures in their tracks

Taking the guesswork out of your asthma

Who needs Superman when you’ve got Dan McLellan for a brother?

Four game changers in the battle against HIV/AIDS

Living with a rare disease

Rare disease patients find comfort in numbers

Getting educated about Hepatitis C

Bringing a human face to hepatitis

What it’s like to be a mum with hepatitis

Getting a good night’s sleep doesn’t have to be a pipe dream

How motorcycles are saving families in Africa

Karl: 1 – Crohn’s: 0

#GetYourBellyOut: Taking on inflammatory bowel disease one belly at a time

Maintaining your lifestyle with telehealth

A shout out to kids & their kidneys

Living with dialysis, then and now

Learning about chronic pain from Jennifer Aniston

Hollywood and social media bring motor neuron disease into the spotlight

When early Alzheimer’s runs in the family

Wouldn’t it be great if we all had our own healthcare robot?

Patients/B2C: Mental health

Mother-turned-mental health advocate

Looking after your mental health

Giving patients the voice they deserve

From psychologist to medtech pioneer

B2B: Drug development/innovation & business strategy

European MedTech Forum: the conference captured

Spotted: young healthcare innovators!

Attacking Zika by modifying mosquitoes

Human germline editing: science is outpacing the debate

The elusive consensus on human gene editing

Genome editing scrutinised around the globe

Orphan medicinal products: rare diseases become common for pharma

Antibody-drug conjugates propelled back into the oncology spotlight

FP7 and beyond: making the most of EU funding

B2B: Pharma/medtech regulatory affairs, HTA & health policy

HTA: Mandatory joint EU assessments are coming at last

Revolutionising water, sanitation & hygiene

Moving towards HTA cooperation in Europe

What’s next for the EMA’s transparency policy?

The EU Clinical Trials Regulation: Legislators see light at the end of the tunnel

Debate heats up over access to clinical trial data

The EU Clinical Trials Directive: Debate over new legislation reaches final stage

The EU Transparency Directive: Further debate on market access

Value-based pricing: UK debates new pricing model for pharma 

Reimbursement at risk: Germany expands its review of diabetes therapies

Adaptive Licensing: A new approach for authorising medicines

Can adaptive licensing bridge the gap between regulatory and HTA evidentiary standards?

European Commission focuses on ‘lessons learnt’ from Paediatric Legislation

Industry raises some concerns over PRACticalities of pharmacovigilance hearings

The EU Transparency Directive: Changes afoot on pricing and reimbursement

Rebuilding the EU clinical trials framework

Avastin vs Lucentis: The drug reimbursement dilemma of the century

EU pharmacovigilance legislation: Industry scrambles to meet the new rules

NICE exports its health technology expertise

What’s next for the EU Clinical Trials Directive

Why health technology assessment is here to stay

Europe to tackle antimicrobial resistance

FDA lays out regulatory science strategy

UK shuffle will undermine stem cell progress

Optimism in the UK biosciences sector

Global Compliance: Nowhere Left to Hide

B2B: Pharmaceutical supply chain & international trade

EC consults on equivalence test for imported APIs

CJEU ruling on in-transit goods sheds some light on detainment conundrum

ACTA’s impact on generics questionable

Cambodian wholesalers urgently need anti-counterfeiting guidelines

FDA says pharmaceutical industry must take responsibility for supply chain security

Low drug prices may hinder the fight against counterfeits

USTR wants stronger anti-counterfeiting measures in Asia-Pacific

Closer scrutiny of foreign active pharmaceutical ingredients on the Horizon