Marina Murphy

Marina Murphy is a scientific communications and engagement expert with more than 20 years of experience, including 10 years in the tobacco sector. In the 10 years she has spent at British American Tobacco (BAT), most recently as head of scientific media relations, she has been a driving force behind a scientific communications strategy designed to reflect BAT’s transparent approach to scientific communication.

The strategy’s goal is to provide clear communication and to engender debate about the company’s ambitious tobacco harm reduction research program, including the creation of reduced-risk tobacco products.

Prior to joining BAT, she was a science journalist.