Award-winning health journalist and author
Sarah Graham is an award-winning freelance health journalist, specialising in health, gender and feminism. She is the author of Rebel Bodies: A guide to the gender health gap revolution (Bloomsbury, January 2023) and founder of the feminist women’s health blog Hysterical Women.
Sarah has an MA in Newspaper Journalism from City University. She writes regularly for The i newspaper, and has also been published by the BMJ, Grazia, Refinery29, Stylist, Guardian, Telegraph, and many more.
Her writing particularly focuses on the intersection of health and gender, providing a feminist angle on the wellbeing of both our bodies and minds.
Sarah has spoken about her work on the radio, on podcasts and webinars, and at a wide range of festivals, universities, conferences and corporate events.
These include: BBC Radio 4 Woman’s Hour, BBC Five Live, Times Radio, Cheltenham Science Festival, York Festival of Ideas, Sex Talks, PRCA Health Conference, Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism at Oxford University, and Humanitarian Congress Berlin.
She has also provided teaching sessions for trainee Community Sexual and Reproductive Health doctors, and for students on the MSc in Women’s Health at the UCL Institute for Women’s Health.
Freelance Writer & Editor
2014 – present
Women for Refugee Women, Communications Executive
2015 – 2017
Feminist Times, Deputy Editor
2013 – 2014
Newspaper Journalism MA
City University London, Distinction
English & French BA (Hons)
Warwick University, 2:1
MHP 30 To Watch
Health Award Winner, 2018
Medical Journalists’ Association
Finalist: Case Study of the Year, 2020
Finalist: David Devlin Award for Sex and Sexual Health Journalism, 2021
Finalist: Case Study of the Year, 2021