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Susannah Wade

Associate Partner

Melbourne

Susannah is a communication and media relations specialist with over 15 years’ experience gained in Australia and the UK.

With a strong focus and enthusiasm for healthcare communication, Susannah has worked extensively in health areas such as diabetes, dermatology, immunology, vaccination, eye health, oncology, weight management, dementia, aged care, mental health and neurology, along with medical devices and medical research.

Susannah’s passion lies in developing high quality communication campaigns aimed at improving health literacy and ultimately the outcomes for both patients and healthcare professionals. She has regularly worked across projects engaging multiple stakeholders from industry, government and advocacy and thrives on campaigns that work towards improved access to healthcare for all people.

Susannah has worked across public and private sector, both in Australia and UK, both in-house and in consultancy. She has communication experience across a number of sectors including health and care provision, medical devices, pharmaceutical, education and media.

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“I have such a passion for science and really understanding how things work. It allows you to be so creative and delve deeper into communications but I’m also a practical person who likes to get stuff done. I am passionate about ensuring campaigns are creative and innovative but can actually be delivered and make an impact.”