National Lead for TB Strategy, Public Health England, United Kingdom
Sarah Anderson is the national lead for TB Strategy at Public Health England. In this role she leads the implementation of the Collaborative TB Strategy for England, and provides strategic leadership to the National TB Programme. Sarah previously worked as a London regional epidemiologist, a consultant in health protection and as PHE London's TB lead. She is currently a member of the Technical Advisory Group on TB for the WHO Regional Office for Europe. Sarah trained as a doctor in Cambridge and London and undertook a medical doctorate researching "The epidemiology of TB from a primary care perspective". She has spent time seconded to the WHO in Geneva where she published research on improving international TB and HIV collaboration; and has an academic interest in TB with a number of on-going TB research projects.