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Who Are We?

The Health
Change Makers.


We’re a leading independent health communications agency with global reach. Our purpose is enabling and inspiring healthy lives through the power of communications.

We are one of the largest independent health consultancies headquartered in the United Kingdom, part of a global network of independent agencies.

OVID’s clients are pharmaceutical, biotech and health tech companies, health charities, public sector bodies, start-ups and independent healthcare organisations.

  • We execute campaigns powered by partnerships, communications and policy to improve the well-being of people and nations worldwide.​
  • We believe change cannot happen unless you work in partnership with all levels of stakeholders, from policymakers to politicians through to patients and HCPs, in one coherent and connected campaign.
  • We specialise in connecting the best of communications, patient advocacy and public affairs to make this a reality.

Our Patient Partnership Index, Cell & Gene Collective and PACT (Patient Advocacy & Centricity Tracker) are all examples of our change-making philosophy!

Kind • Curious Collaborative • Trusted


Don’t just take our word for it

What We Do

Affairs & Policy

We specialise in creating policy and politically-savvy programmes which generate award-winning results for clients.

Patient Advocacy & Engagement

We create industry-leading campaigns across the health, technology and life sciences sectors.


We formulate strategic multi-channel communications and PR programmes across the health and life sciences sector: in-market, global & regional.

Measurement & Evaluation

As founders of the Patient Partnership Index & PACT tool, we enable clients to develop meaningful partnerships with patient communities & to measure their impact. 

The Team

Our team of change-makers
are amazing

Just ask our clients!

News & Insights

OVID Health today announced the appointment of Cat Barnett to its Board and senior leadership team. Cat joins OVID as Executive Director reporting to CEO, Jenny Ousbey. She will lead the international and UK communications and patient advocacy practices and will take overall accountability for......

Every year, on the last day of February, the global rare disease community comes together to raise awareness and advocate for positive change for the 300 million people worldwide living with a rare disease. To mark Rare Disease Day, the Department of Health and Social......

On a drizzly day in May, a rain-soaked Prime Minster rather bravely, in all senses of the word, stepped outside Downing Street to announce a general election. Reverberating to the sounds of the iconic theme tune of Labour’s 1997 landslide victory, the Prime Minister referenced......