Isabel Abbs Policy Intern

Healthy Lives team

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Isabel Abbs joined the Health Foundation in November 2019 as Policy Intern in the Healthy Lives team.

Prior to the Health Foundation, Isabel worked in the UK policy team at Doctors of the World UK and at Capsticks Solicitors LLP as a paralegal.

She has an MSc in Public Health from The London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine and a Scottish MA in Philosophy and Politics from the University of Edinburgh.

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Emerging evidence on health inequalities and COVID-19: June 2020

The global pandemic is bringing health inequalities into sharp focus. Louise Marshall gives our...


Emerging evidence on COVID-19’s impact on mental health and health inequalities

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