Please login to the form below

emotive. grows medical writing capacity

Two new experienced medical writers join the medical writing team at emotive.

Following a series of highly successful global scientific communications and medical education programs, two new medical writers with a strong scientific heritage join emotive. to support the existing medical team.  

Dr Silvana Bardelli, who has a PhD in human molecular genetics from the Human Molecular Genetics Unit, University of Insurbia, Varese in Italy joins emotive. as a senior medical writer.

Silvana completed her post-doctoral training at Harvard Medical School, and has spent over 7 years working across a broad variety of research, regulatory, quality assurance, and medical writing roles at scientific institutions across the globe, including Singapore, Switzerland, London, Belgium, USA, and Italy.  

Dr Ann Gilliat, who has a PhD in the biology of ageing from the Institute of Healthy Ageing, University College London, joins emotive. as an associate medical writer.

Ann has significant experience in clinical research, having published a number of clinical papers over the last 3 years and has been involved in various activities to raise awareness of her work in ageing, including the ‘Biorevolution’ exhibit at the Science Museum, and an appearance on the BBC television program ‘Bang goes the theory’.  

Dr Gill Boucher, Medical Director
at emotive. commented “As we continue to deliver ever more scientific engagement activities for our medical clients around the world, this is an excellent time to have experienced medical writers join our growing team here at emotive. We are an agency with a very strong heritage in the flawless delivery of complex science to multiple stakeholder groups, and with the arrival of Silvana & Ann, we look forward to further strengthening the level of excellence that we offer all of our clients.”

To learn more about our emotive. lab methodology, and how it can help facilitate behaviour change through deeper engagement, please email Adam Boucher ( or call +44 (0) 207 148 0408.

To learn more about our talent and graduate programs, and what makes emotive. the right place to further a career in healthcare communications, please email Adela Zafar ( or call +44 (0) 207 148 0408.

16th October 2017



Company Details


+44 (0)207 1480408

Contact Website

Holden House
57 Rathbone Place

Latest content on this profile

Learning about Rare Genetic Disorders on Undiagnosed Children’s Day
26th April marks Undiagnosed Children’s Day; a day to celebrate and raise awareness for the 6,000 children that are born annually in the UK with an unknown, rare genetic disorder.
After a busy first quarter, emotive welcomes five new team members
We’re well into 2019 and with Q1 complete, the year is shaping up to be one of our busiest yet. With two exciting new EMEA and Global accounts added in Rare Disease and Advanced Therapies along with expanding existing client work, emotive is delighted to welcome five new recruits to the team.
emotive appoints a Mental Health First Aider
To round off stress awareness month, emotive is pleased to announce the appointment of our first Mental Health First aider, Kate Wagstaff, Senior Account Executive.
Day in the life of an emotive Art Director
Nairn, our Art Director, holds a degree in Graphic Design from Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art & Design, University of Dundee. He joined emotive in 2013 as a Junior Designer and has been a part of the team for over six years.
Porphyria Awareness Week – Round Up
Porphyria Awareness Week has given the team at emotive an opportunity to show our support for those touched by this debilitating Rare Disease as well as our enthusiasm for working in this field.
“My first six months in medical communications” – views from an emotive graduate recruit, Immy
In September 2018, Immy joined emotive through the graduate recruitment scheme after completing her Masters in Pharmacy at the University of Reading. Six months into her role, we asked Immy to tell us about her experience so far.