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Katherine Severi – Chief Executive

Katherine Severi (née Brown) is Chief Executive of the Institute of Alcohol Studies. Before joining IAS, Katherine worked for the UK Civil Service promoting public health information campaigns.

Katherine holds a MSc in Global Health and Public Policy from the University of Edinburgh and is currently studying for a Doctorate in Public Health at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine.

Her area of research interest is the role of corporations and managing conflicts of interest in public health policy.

Katherine is a board member of the European Alcohol Policy Alliance and sits on the Home Office Health and Enforcement Alcohol Forum and the Public Health England Alcohol Leadership Board.

She is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts and an Honorary Lecturer in the School of Social and Political Sciences at the University of Edinburgh.

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