Gbemi Babalola was a senior analyst in the policy team at The King's Fund on a secondment from the Department of Health and Social Care. In this role, Gbemi supported a variety of research projects mainly through quantitative analysis and effective communication of complex data. Work areas included social care and NHS performance in the acute sector.
Gbemi is an economist at the Department of Health and Social Care, returning to this role in autumn 2020. She works on various projects including workforce modelling and the relationship between work and health. Gbemi has an MSc in Health Economics, specialising in economic evaluation, and previous experience working for NHS England.