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Rachel Piper

Policy Manager, Student Minds

Rachel is the Policy Manager at Student Minds.

She joined the team in August 2015. Alongside her work at Student Minds, Rachel supports the University Mental Health Advisers Network. Her work focuses on tackling inequalities in student mental health, through research, policy and partnerships with other organisations. Rachel is currently developing the Student Minds’ Student Living Project with the UPP Foundation, a new training course for staff working in accommodation.