Lara Brearley is a Senior Health Policy & Research Adviser at Save the Children UK. She has been leading the organisation’s advocacy on universal health coverage (UHC) and health in post-2015, and has authored various reports, including a recent collaboration with WHO, UNICEF and the Rockefeller Foundation on equity in pathways towards UHC. Lara also provides technical support to Save the Children country programmes on health financing advocacy and broader RMNCH policy engagement. She has an MSc in Health Policy, Planning and Financing from the London School of Economics and the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, and MA(Hons) in History from Edinburgh University. Lara has previously worked for research institutes, NGOs, and the UN in Africa and Asia.