Neelam is the medical writer at the UKTS. She is responsible for producing Thalassaemia News, the Society’s quarterly magazine and also for writing grant applications to secure funding.
Upon completing an MSc at the London School of Economics, Neelam began her career in the City as an Investment Writer. She worked for a number of international banks including UBS, Mizuho Bank, ING Barings and Hermes Investment Management. After a career break to raise her family, she decided to move across to the third sector and took on a press and communications role for a children and young adults’ disability charity. Over the years, Neelam has done a range of freelance writing for a variety of publications. She is married and has three teenage sons.