Communication skills in science and health
||What we do
to RNA Media
We offer expert media training and consultancy to science and health
If you want to talk to the public through the media, handle TV, radio and press interviews with confidence, write better press releases or improve your communication skills, we can tailor a training course to suit you.
Our trainers are experienced and engaging UK journalists who have worked for the Daily Mail, the Daily Telegraph and other national news outlets. We know first hand the pitfalls to avoid when dealing with the media and the most effective ways to communicate your message.
We design courses for health professionals, scientists, NGOs, universities, students and businesses working in the science and health sector.
Please get in touch to find out more.
David Derbyshire and Jenny Hope
| About Us
Derbyshire is an experienced
science and environment journalist who has worked for national
newspapers since 1997.
He was the Daily Mail's environment editor and science correspondent and served as the Daily Telegraph's science & medical correspondent and consumer affairs editor.
He now works freelance for a host of UK national newspapers and magazines including the Guardian, Observer, Daily Mail, National Trust magazine, Sunday Times and The Times.
His awards include Medical Journalist of the Year and was joint winner of the Press Gazette Environmental Press Awards.
|Jenny Hope is one of the UK's most experienced and
and health journalists.
She was medical correspondent for the Daily Mail for almost 30 years, covering medical and health news and features.
Her awards for journalism include distinction in reporting from Cancer Research UK and a British Dental Health press award. She was honoured as British Medical Association's Journalist of the year, by the Medical Journalists' Association and received a National Nursing in the Media award from the Royal College of Nursing.
She has contributed to Harpers & Queen magazine, and other consumer publications, and been an expert presenter on radio programmes.
|To contact us email RNA@davidderbyshire.co.uk or call 07824 473921|