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“The company has already carved a niche as a specialist healthcare agency with a focus on campaigns and policy work. A worthy winner!” CIPR Awards 2020 Judges

We’re a multi-award-winning team of original thinkers who advise ambitious clients to tell their story in the health, social care and life sciences sectors. We do this with commitment, insight and creative flair.

We bring a campaigning edge to everything we do, and build bridges between the worlds of pharma, health charities and the NHS. Our purpose is to deliver transformative communications support for clients we believe in.

Our grounding in politics, journalism, campaigns, policy-making, public affairs and strategic communications makes OVID stand out from the crowd.

New PR Consultancy of the Year 2020; New Consultancy of the Year 2020; Best Public Affairs Campaign; Best Use of Media Relations; Best New Agency of the Year 2020; Best In-House Consultancy Collaboration Campaign of the Year 2019


Insightful • Invaluable • Strategic • Fantastic


Don’t just take our word for it

What We Do


We are a specialist independent healthcare communications consultancy, with a grounding in public affairs and policy influencing.


We understand where policy, politics, the media, patients, clinicians and the public intersect.


Our consultants have worked as journalists and heads of media in large healthcare organisations.


We help pharma companies forge meaningful partnerships with patient groups, and support charities to turn their vision into a reality.

The Team

Our team is amazing, award-winning, expert and kind

Just ask our clients! We work with associates experienced in disciplines, such as corporate communications, PR, policy, campaigns, public affairs, patient advocacy and stakeholder engagement.

News & Insights

    Leading pharmaceutical news publication PharmaTimes Magazine has released their September issue, focused on issues of patient-centricity in pharma. To celebrate the success and valuable insights from the Patient Partnership Index 2020, this month’s PharmaTimes includes a feature piece from OVID Health’s founder and......

Rachel Gonzaga, a former global communications director for GSK, has been appointed Associate Director at healthcare communications agency OVID. Rachel joins OVID Health from GSK, where she led global communications for the inhaled respiratory medicines team. An experienced and well-respected pharma PR leader, she is......

Patient communities are key partners in communications and advocacy for pharmaceutical companies. But what does an impactful partnership look like? The Patient Partnership Index 2020 is the UK’s leading initiative in the field – sharing best practice and recognising the pharmaceutical industry’s work in this......