Sue Hughes is a journalist for Medscape Medical News

Sue Hughes

Sue Hughes works as a journalist on Medscape Neurology and has a particular interest in stroke and multiple sclerosis. She worked on the for 12 years up until 2012. Before that she was science editor at Scrip World Pharmaceutical News, where she had worked since 1989. Sue studied pharmacy at Manchester University, UK and worked as an NHS hospital pharmacist for a couple of years before switching to medical journalism, via a spell at the UK's professional pharmacy publication, the Pharmaceutical Journal. Sue was a member of team that won the Online News Association Online Journalism Award in the category of Specialty Site Journalism-Independent in 2010.

Sue lives halfway between London and Oxford, in the UK, and in addition to her work at Medscape, she helps manage a UK bereavement charity. In her free time she is normally running around after her family or looking for her wayward dog. She can be contacted at