Great Ormond Street Hospital has confirmed the appointment of
Stephen Cox as its new chief press officer. He replaces Anna Barlow who
has moved to an editing role for the hospital’s internal publications.
Cox is in charge of the media relations of both the hospital and its
research wing, the Institute for Child Health. He reports to Nigel
Clark, executive director of fundraising. ’With the NHS under such
scrutiny, reputation management is one of the main tasks,’ he says. Cox
has spent the last two years working as a freelance journalist and PR