Rokia Ballo

Rokia Ballo is HSR UK's Project Officer, based at the Nuffield Trust in London. She has been with HSR UK since January 2021, playing a key role in the delivery of our annual conference, research ethics consultation and improving inclusion event series. Rokia is also a Science and Technology Studies PhD student at UCL. Her research focuses on UK science advice, policy, publics, and social inequalities. She has also researched/written about inclusion/exclusion in science communication and public engagement with science. 

Before her studies, Rokia worked as a Client Services Manager for a dynamic healthcare communications and marketing agency, delivering multi-channel disease awareness, HCP, and patient support programs across a range of therapy areas. She also has experience working as a healthcare assistant for the NHS. 


If you would like to get in touch with Rokia please drop her a line at [email protected]