About the Team
The SCL Agency are unique in the health and science communications sector due to the founders combined academic,
marketing and operations experience.
It allows The SCL Agency to deliver best practice from these sectors to drive the success of your project.
Who We Are
Dr. Kim Ozano
Kim has vast experience in generating evidence, designing, delivering, and evaluating projects and programmes at community, sub-national and national levels in sub-Saharan Africa, Asia, Latin America and the UK. She has worked collaboratively with: Governments - Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office (FCDO), NHS and local councils and international governments at all levels Global health partnerships and consortia - WHO, Health Systems Global, UNDP, ARISE, COUNTDOWN Research institutions - Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, University of Limerick, Institute of Nutrition of Central America and Panama (INCAP) in Guatemala, Liverpool John Moores University among others. NGOs - Save the Children, VSO, Partnering to Save Lives Kim Ozano has worked collaboratively to implement research using a variety of co-production research paradigms including ‘Community Based Participatory Research’ (CBPR), ‘Participatory Action (PAR) Research’ and ‘Quality improvement’ (QI) cycles. She is passionate about ensuring that the values and principles associated with participatory research are meaningful and trustworthy through the facilitation of more equitable partnerships and embedded knowledge exchange. She has developed high quality outputs including peer reviewed publications, national strategy documents, policy briefs, training manuals, learning packs and multimedia. Her passion for understanding how people and communities connect with research and science led to her designing and launching the podcast ‘Connecting Citizens to Science’, together with Beatrice Egid.
Sarah has spent her early career delivering excellent customer experiences in the manufacturing sector before making the transfer to science communications. Her deep understanding of how a seamless user journey is critical to the outcome of a project drives effective results. Sarah's ability to stimulate dialogue encourages broader conversations which result in more diverse methodologies being selected to further your research agenda. You will find, in conversations around your project or program, her operational experience is invaluable when it comes to project and event planning and delivery. Qualified in digital marketing (CIM Level 6 Diploma in Professional Digital Marketing) and wider business good practice (BA Hons Business Management First Class Honours), her partnership with Kim creates a rounded base of expertise for you to draw upon.
Our team of associates
The SCL Agency work with a team of experienced and trusted associates, all with unique skill sets and experiences. This allows us to build the optimum team for each and every project, tailoring specialisms to maximise impact for your project or programme.
Our research and project management associates provide a diverse range of expertise and skillsets, which creates a platform for creative problem solving, collaborative approaches and broader perspectives.
Working with a select group of associates allows The SCL Agency to optimise capacity whilst reducing risk for our clients, able to adapt to changing needs throughout project durations.