Top 10 U.K. Social Media Influencers in Healthcare

Using our extensive media database, we compiled a list of the top 10 social media influencers throughout the United Kingdom and operating in the Healthcare space. Our solution makes it easy to find — and connect with — the influencers that matter to you.

Create custom media lists that are automatically updated, send multimedia emails, and track who opened emails and where they clicked, all right from the platform itself. And our module, Influencer Streams, shows you exactly what influencers are talking about on social media, so you can personalize pitches and amplify your message.

*Data as October, 2019

1. Helen Bevan


Bio: Chief Transformation Officer @HorizonsNHS. Seeking ideas, learning & connections for large scale change in health & care. Daily #HBonmymind tweet. Views my own.

Location: Coventry, England

Followers: 79.2k

2. Dr Sarah Brewer


Bio: Medical Nutritionist, Health Journalist, Author – Books

Location: Great Britain

Followers: 66.3k

3. Dr Phil Hammond


Bio: NHS doctor, Private Eye’s MD, author, health campaigner, broadcaster, comic. Agent @CloreClients

Location: North East Somerset

Followers: 64.9k

4. Hugh Pym


Bio: BBC News Health Editor covering all aspects of health (UK and Global). Politics and economics of the NHS. Thoughts from staff and patients always welcome.

Location: London

Followers: 64.8k

5. Prof Jane Cummings


Bio: Proud to be a nurse & the previous CNO for England. Chair of the RCN Foundation and Trustee at Macmillan Cancer Support & clinical ambassador for Over The Wall

Followers: 45k

6. Alastair McLellan


Bio: I am the editor of HSJ – the UK’s leading source of news and analysis on health and care since 1892 (HSJ, not me, I’ve only been around since 2002)

Location: London

Followers: 44.8k

7. Alex Butler


Bio: Co-founder @the_Foundry3 | Inventor of multiple global award winning #digitalhealth solutions | @TedMed speaker | @Digitally_Sick | FCIM | Travel writer

Location: Windsor UK

Followers: 38.4k

8. Kath Evans


Bio: Director of #ChildrensNursing @NHSBartsHealth #CYPBartsHealth #CYPExp #Coach #WeEatWell19 #NHS1000miles #UltraRunner #Blogger #CharityShopper #SunFacer

Location: Hertfordshire 

Followers: 30.2k

9. Prof. Anna Maslin


Bio: Working on Health, Human Rights, Freedom of Faith & International Development for over 40 years. Advocate for @CompassionUK, @cswadvocacy @no2persecution

Location: UK

Followers: 23.9k

10. Ben Hirschler


Bio: Former #Reuters global pharmaceuticals correspondent in London. Now freelance writer and consultant.

Location: London

Followers: 20k


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