Media Training
for Medics, Academics & Science

Specialist media coaching for medical professionals, academics & scientists

Specialist media interview training For medical professionals, doctors, surgeons, consultants and prominent academics including professors, scientists and authors

Tailored coaching For TV, radio, online and print interviews. Expert training for individuals or groups delivered at your venue or my London, UK training studio

Clarity, confidence and competence An authentic, clearly articulated message with interviews delivered in a "conversational style" that just "feels right"

Genuinely different Quick, effective and in-tune with modern audiences and the modern media. No fluff, no nonsense, just powerful results

Proven track record over 27 years I've successfully coached a broad range of medical, academic and scientific experts facing media interviews - from expert commentary to crisis response

Media expert training I've also helped many make the transition to on-screen expert presenter - from BAFTA-winning documentaries to online educational videos

Benefit from my experience

Over the past 27+ years I've successfully prepared interviewees and speakers for a myriad of events including...

Sharing the stage with three serving Presidents of the USA

Stars & hosts for some of TV's biggest hit shows including five BAFTA winners

Major worldwide retail product launches

Leading international motor shows including Geneva, Paris and Frankfurt

International sport stars facing the world's press after winning - and losing

Events on an epic scale including a live audience of over 25,000

Crisis-induced press conferences

Presidential leadership campaigns

Globally-televised music and showbiz events

Global medical conferences with a yearly 12,000+ audience

Keynote presentations at the United Nations, New York

Financial and employee roadshows

Live grillings on BBC's "Watchdog" and "Newsnight"

The launch of the 2012 Olympic site in London

Speakers at various World Economic Forums

Medical, Educational & Scientific Clients

Familiar Faces

Some presenters and interviewees I've trained from the medical, academic and scientific communities
Laverne Antrobus

Laverne Antrobus

War In The Womb, BBC - presenter | Little Angels, BBC - child therapist expert | Teen Angels, BBC - co-presenter | The All New House Of Tiny Tearaways, BBC - co-presenter | Who Needs Dads, BBC 4 - ...   more
Shaun Wallace

Shaun Wallace

The Chase, ITV - co-presenter/"Chaser" | Mastermind Grand Champion, BBC 1 - various on-screen appearances as the first black Grand Final winner 2004 | Contestant and winner of various TV quiz sh...   more

Dame Helena Shovelton

Dame Helena Shovelton

Many TV and radio appearances as former Chair of the UK Citizens Advice Bureau, former Chair of the UK National Lottery Commission, former Chair of The Audit Commission and as Chief Executive of th...   more
Laurence Rees

Laurence Rees

The Nazis: A Warning From History, BBC - guest expert and series producer (BAFTA-winning series) | War Of The Century, BBC - guest expert and series producer | Auschwitz, BBC - guest expert and s...   more
Sir Ian Kershaw

Sir Ian Kershaw

The Nazis: A Warning From History, BBC - co-presenter (BAFTA-winning series) | War Of The Century, BBC - co-presenter | Auschwitz, BBC - guest expert | Hitler: eine Bilanz, ZDF German TV - guest ex...   more
Dr. Simon Singh M.B.E.

Dr. Simon Singh M.B.E.

Mind Games, BBC 4 - presenter | Funny You Should Ask, Discovery - presenter | BBC Radio 4, BBC - regular science presenter with numerous shows | And many, many more as a prolific and award-winning ...   more
Samah El-Shahat

Samah El-Shahat

People & Power, Al-Jazeera - main presenter | Counting The Cost, Al-Jazeera - presenter and reporter | Al-Jazeera English - resident Economics Correspondent | Witness, Al-Jazeera - presenter
Dr. Duncan Dymond

Dr. Duncan Dymond

GMTV (various) - expert contributor | Sky News (various) - expert contributor | BBC Breakfast, BBC1 - expert contributor | Doctor Doctor, C5 - expert presenter | Docs On The Box, C5 - expert presen...   more
Dr. Michel Buchmann

Dr. Michel Buchmann

Various international media appearances and presentations as leading politician (Switzerland), award-winning pharmacist and President of The International Pharmaceutical Federation (FIP) 2010-20...   more

Dr. Ian Pearson

Dr. Ian Pearson

The One Show, BBC 1 - guest expert | Sky News - guest expert | ITV News - guest expert | Tomorrow's World, BBC - guest expert | Newsnight, BBC - guest expert | Liquid News, BBC - guest expert | CNN...   more
Daniele Ryman

Daniele Ryman

QVC UK and USA - guest presenter with the Daniele Ryman aromatherapy product range | Many appearances as the "face" of the Marks & Spencer Daniele Ryman Aromacology brand | Many appearances as ...   more
Lawrence Leyton

Lawrence Leyton

Fear of Flying, C4 - presenter | Time Travellers, ITV - host and presenter | plus many corporate events worldwide as a hypnotist and motivational speaker
Dr. Spinder Dhaliwal

Dr. Spinder Dhaliwal

Making A Fortune the Asian Way, BBC - presenter | And many more TV and radio appearances as a leading broadcaster, author and international authority on Asian entrepreneurial-ism and editor of the ...   more
Stephen Hodder MBE

Stephen Hodder MBE

RIBA TV, online - presenter | And many media appearances and presentations as prolific award-winning architect and President of the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) 2013-2015

Dr. Mark Levesley

Dr. Mark Levesley

Life Science, The Einstein Channel - presenter
Sonita Alleyne O.B.E.

Sonita Alleyne O.B.E.

Various as founder of Somethin' Else, one of the UK's largest cross-platform media production companies and the largest independent radio production company in the UK
Ewan Haggarty

Ewan Haggarty

Various as Spacecraft Operations Manager and Spacecraft Management Authority for the SKYNET Military Communications Satellite Programme, UK

Sarah Herring

Sarah Herring

Educational videos and podcasts, National Gallery, London - presenter | And others as an author, expert and resident Isaiah Berlin Assistant Curator c19th Century Paintings at The National Gallery,...   more
Dr. Jactina Yeo

Dr. Jactina Yeo

Watchdog Healthcheck, BBC 1 | The Really Useful Show, BBC 1 | Espresso, C5 | GMTV | and many others as an expert/presenter on dental health and British Dental Association spokesperson | Various cor...   more
Dr. Minna Moore Ede

Dr. Minna Moore Ede

Various educational videos and podcasts, National Gallery, London - presenter | And others as an author and guest expert/presenter (Curator at The National Gallery, London)
Aphra Brandreth

Aphra Brandreth

Various international contributions as an economist and writer
Julia Stephenson

Julia Stephenson

Various on-screen and radio appearances as an environmental campaigner, commentator and author, with a column in the Independent Newspaper (London) as "The Green Goddess" | Additional appearances a...   more
Zaki Chehab

Zaki Chehab

The Daily Show: Zaki Chehab, USA TV - main subject | And many more contributions to the likes of CNN, Channel 4 and the BBC as an internationally renowned journalist, author and expert on Arab issues
Wendy Fortescue-Hubbard

Wendy Fortescue-Hubbard

BBC Tomorrow's World, Algebra for Science - presenter | and various others as a mathematics expert (weekly column in Times Eductational Supplment, UK)
Dr. Ismat Nasirrudin

Dr. Ismat Nasirrudin

Five News, C5 - medical news reporter | Horizon, BBC - featured expert
Diana O'Carroll

Diana O'Carroll

The Naked Scientist, online podcast - presenter/producer
Dr. Taher Mahmud

Dr. Taher Mahmud

Presenter of various medical videos as a leading UK authority on rheumatology, arthritis and osteoporosis
Wendy Sadler

Wendy Sadler

What On Earth?, ITV Wales - presenter/researcher | Wendy In The Bay, Welsh Cable - presenter | Various related TV appearances as prolific award-winning science pioneer with awards including Welsh W...   more
Patrick Vernon

Patrick Vernon

Brent Health Action Zone, educational - co-presenter | And others as a prominent London politician
Dr. Chai Patel CBE

Dr. Chai Patel CBE

Newsnight, BBC - guest | The Secret Millionaire, C4 - featured subject | And others as former owner and CEO of Priory Healthcare and prominent UK businessman and philanthropist

Daniella Boutin

Daniella Boutin

Underwater specialist and journalist and co-producer/presenter of The Pursuit of Happiness, Diving To The Death and others
Dr. Alexander (Xa) Sturgis

Dr. Alexander (Xa) Sturgis

Various educational videos, The National Gallery, London - presenter (Exhibitions & Programme Curator) | Various guest expert appearances as the Director of The Holbourne Museum of Art, Bath
Luke Syson

Luke Syson

Various educational videos and podcasts, National Gallery, London - presenter | And various others as an author and guest expert/presenter (Curator of Italian Paintings at The National Gallery, Lon...   more
Dr. Xavier Bray

Dr. Xavier Bray

Various educational videos and podcasts, National Gallery, London - presenter | And others as guest expert/presenter (Assistant Curator of 17th and 18th Century European Paintings at The National G...   more
Tim Spalding FRCS Orth

Tim Spalding FRCS Orth

Various on-screen guest expert appearances as a renowned knee specialist (Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon) and Chief Medical Advisor to the Volvo Ocean Race, the Whitbread Round the World Race and o...   more
Dr. Neeraj Patil

Dr. Neeraj Patil

Various on-screen guest appearances as Mayor of Lambeth (London), local politican and NHS consulant | Various guest appearances on Indian television as a succesful and distinguished UK medic and po...   more
Dr. Honor Abaecheta

Dr. Honor Abaecheta

Touch the Truck, C5 - medical expert/ presenter