Fron Jackson-Webb

fron Jackson-webb

Fron Jackson-Webb is the Chief of Staff and Senior Health and Medicine Editor at non-profit media organisation, The Conversation. Fron joined the publication in 2011 before its Australian launch. The site now has 90 editors around the world, and attracts 10 million readers per month and another 35 million through re-publications.

Before joining The Conversation, Fron managed the Australian Medical Association’s Victorian media office, where she generated stories, wrote op eds and trained doctors on presenting well to the media. She also worked for BBC Worldwide’s magazines division in London. Fron has a particular interest in health policy, consumer advice, the social determinants of health, and helping readers understand complex science.

See Fron at #GIF18 on the Truth and Technology panel.