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Our team

We are a small but dedicated multidisciplinary team, taking on high blood pressure.


Meet the team at Blood Pressure UK.


Chief Executive Officer

Katharine Jenner RNutr 

Katharine studied for a BSc in Biological Sciences at the University of Exeter, initially following a career path in communications. Having obtained a MSc in Public Health Nutrition at the University of Southampton, Katharine is now responsible for the running of Blood Pressure UK, alongside the public health nutrition campaigns CASH (now known as Action on Salt), WASH and Action on Sugar.

Katharine is a visiting lecturer on nutrition at several UK Universities and delivers healthy eating sessions for people living with HIV. Katharine is also Chair of the Campaign for Better Hospital Food and a trustee of Sustain: The Alliance for Better Food and Farming, and the UK Health Forum.

Phone: 0207 882 6018



Marketing Manager

Hemini Bharadia

Phone: 020 7882 6255



Specialist Hypertension Nurse and Information line adviser

Nirmala Markandu RN

Phone: 020 7882 6218           



Health Writer

Kay Dilley 




For all media enquiries and interviews please contact David Clarke at Rock PR

Phone: 07773 225516



Volunteer for us

Our volunteers are vital to the work we do. They allow us to reach more people, raising awareness of high blood pressure – helping to save lives.

Join the fight against the leading cause of heart attacks and strokes in the UK.


Our Trustees

We're governed by a team of expert health professionals who specialise in cardiovascular and renal medicine, led by our Chairman, Graham MacGregor, Professor of Cardiovascular Medicine and leading expert in high blood pressure.




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Wolfson Institute of Preventive Medicine, Charterhouse Square, London, EC1M 6BQ

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