Stella Botchway is a doctor in public health medicine. Her current research is on the evidence base for the use of film to support public health goals. Her work looks at the interplay between film and public health, and considers film as a broad cultural product with a distinct impact on the health of individuals and societies. She studied medicine at the University of Oxford, and worked as a junior doctor in paediatrics and adult medicine before completing specialist training in public health. In addition to her research on film she collaborates with a multi-organisational team to develop the concept of value-based healthcare for the NHS.