Samantha Benham-Hermetz

Director of Policy and Public Affairs, Alzheimer’s Research UK

Samantha Benham-Hermetz is Director of Policy and Public Affairs at Alzheimer’s Research UK, working towards better diagnosis, treatment and prevention of dementia. Sam is Chair of the Charity Medicines Access Coalition and sits on the Government’s Dementia Programme Board. She has worked on issues related to ageing and older people for more than a decade, having held previous roles at Age UK and Alzheimer’s Society.