Ruth Francis

Ruth is a communications consultant, with vast experience in communications and policy for science and scientists. She has built communications teams at Springer, BioMed Central and Nature, providing high-level, strategic support for over 15 years. She is a previous chair of Stempra, has written for Nature, appeared on the Guardian Science Podcast and has spoken on panels about strategic science communication and evidence-based policy making. She previously worked in the press offices at King’s College London and at Cancer Research UK.