Dr Radha Modgil
Practising NHS GP, Broadcaster & Campaigner for Wellbeing
Media Doctor Specialising in Health and Wellbeing
Wellbeing, Campaigner, Children's Wellbeing, Family Wellbeing, Parenting, Mental Health, Social Prescribing, Public Education, Wellbeing Empowement, Global Resilience, Broadcaster, Presenter
Dr. Radha is a practising NHS GP, broadcaster & campaigner for well-being. Radha educates in a creative and fun way, encouraging people to stay healthy. She has a passion for connecting with and hearing people’s stories, and understanding how we can all learn from each other.
Radha is the medical expert for BBC Radio 1’s daytime show, Life Hacks and the co-presenter of their weekly Life Hacks Podcast. She was the presenter of the CBeebies show Feeling Better, highlighting the importance of talking about emotions for young children. She was the presenter for the BBC Bitesize series ‘Exam Survivors’ on BBC Sounds.
She appeared as the medical reporter for The Sex Education Show Ch4 and Make My Body Younger BBC Three. She has been the resident GP for the daytime show Live with Gabby on CH5 and for Newsround CBBC. She has also reported on ITV’s This Morning, BBC Breakfast, ITV Tonight, Channel 5 News and ITN News.
Working across all platforms Dr Radha contributes to online projects including BBC Bitesize, BBC Teach, BBC Own It, BBC Advice Pages and BBC Learning. Apart from her BBC Radio 1, she has been broadcast on BBC Radio 4 Woman’s Hour, BBC Radio 2, BBC Radio 5 Live, BBC Asian Network, LBC and Radio 1’s Newsbeat.
Currently writing for Top of the Pops magazine, Radha has been a columnist for the i newspaper, Woman’s Own & MSN Lifestyle. She has written for Female First and Bliss magazine. She has also contributed to multiple books supporting young people & parents.
She has a particular interest in young people’s health and supporting parents, and has worked on campaigns with BBC Children in Need, Public Health England, MIND, British Heart Foundation, JDRF, The Mix And the NHS Youth Forum.
She has spoken at many events, including the NHS Health & Care Innovation Expo, at Camp Bestival, Live Life Well Festivals, for the BBC Children in Need Mental Health Panel Discussion.
Dr Radha is a media commentator and speaker for a host of channels and publications including: BBC Radio 1 Medical Expert Life Hacks, BBC Radio 1 Co-host Life Hacks Podcast, Series presenter Exam Surviviors Podcast BBC Bitesize & BBC Sounds, BBC Radio 4 Woman’s Hour, BBC Radio 5 Live, BBC Asian Network, BBC Radio 1 Newsbeat, LBC Radio.
Dr Radha is also an advisor and speaker supporting public health campaigns such as: MIND, Time to Change, BBC Children in Need Mental Health Panel Discussion, NHS Health & Care Innovation Expo, Camp Bestival among others.
Dr Radha's 2020 Series - Dr Radha interviews a guest asking questions that matter to you in 2020 - Reflections & Life Lessons
Radio 1's Life Hacks Series - Discussions on Real Life Life Hacks for Health and Wellbeing
One You - NHS National Health Campaign
Not Alone with Dr Radha
"Dr Radha is an incredible voice in the health and well-being industry. We have had the pleasure of working with her on a number of occasions and she is a consummate professional. Her energy, knowledge and passion for well-being transcend into all that she does.
As a speaker she is an informed, rational and insightful expert with a wealth of knowledge across child, adult and community health and well-being. Her talks and workshops are inspirational and show a desire to make a positive change through education and creating understanding that empowers people.
We couldn't recommend her highly enough."
- Live Life Well