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Claudia Barclay

Claudia Barclay joined the Health Foundation in January 2020 as a Programme Officer for the REAL Centre. 

Nihar Shembavnekar

Nihar Shembavnekar joined the Health Foundation in February 2020 as an Economist.

Elaine Kelly

Elaine Kelly joined the Health Foundation in October 2018 as Head of Economics Research.

Professor James Buchan

Jim joined the Health Foundation in 2017 as a Senior Visiting Fellow.

Omar Idriss

Omar Idriss joined the Health Foundation as a Senior Economist in September 2019.

Charles Tallack

Charles joined the Health Foundation in February 2019 as Assistant Director for the REAL Centre.

Ruth McConkey

Ruth is currently a Programme Manager for the Economics team.

Joshua Kraindler

Joshua joined the Health Foundation in November 2017 as an Economics Analyst.

Zoe Firth

Zoe Firth joined the Health Foundation in January 2016 as an Economics Analyst.

Toby Watt

Toby Watt is a Senior Analyst in the Economics team and a part time PhD student at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine.

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