Judy manages the All-Party Parliamentary Health Group and has worked at in the health field for a number of years, working at the British Medical Association from 2001-2009, including as the BMA’s Public Information Manager. Judy has also edited Wellbeing, the quarterly newsletter of the Anxiety Alliance, for the past five years, as she has a particular interest in health information. At the BMA Judy was an assessor in the annual Patient Information Awards run by the BMA Library.
From 2012-2014 Judy worked as Constituency Office Manager and a Senior Caseworker for the Rt. Hon. Simon Hughes, then MP for Bermondsey and Old Southwark, specialising in health, housing and social care casework.
Prior to working in the health field, Judy worked in market research and business, including for the Australian Trade Commission, and was also based in Brussels for two and a half years whilst working for the European Environmental Bureau.
Judy has a BSc in Geography from Bristol University and an M.Phil in European Governmental Studies from Edinburgh University.