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Dr Dolly Theis is a Visiting Researcher at Cambridge University’s MRC Epidemiology Unit where she completed her PhD examining UK government obesity policy.

Dolly Theis

Alongside her research, Dolly is a policy consultant. Prior to her PhD and consultancy work, Dolly led the childhood obesity and grassroots sport research at the Centre for Social Justice think tank and was a parliamentary researcher in the House of Lords.

Dolly co-founded 50:50 Parliament’s cross-party #AskHerToStand campaign which helps women in the UK get selected and elected. She is an ambassador of military veterans charity Forward Assist and ex-offenders employment charity Tempus Novo.