Join Dr Vin Diwakar, Medical Director for Transformation, as he shares his extensive expertise in leading digital health and care transformation and navigating the complexities of today’s healthcare landscape. In this session, we will explore the critical role of leadership in driving successful digital transformation. Discover practical strategies to leverage digital technologies and foster collaboration across healthcare sectors for improved patient outcomes.
Chair: Jon Hoeksma, CEO – Digital Health
Dr Vin Diwakar
Medical Director for Transformation and Secondary Care, National Medical and Transformation Directorates, NHS England
Dr Vin Diwakar is the Medical Director for Transformation in the National Transformation Directorate and leads on the secondary care portfolio in the National Improvement Directorate. He provides clinical leadership to improvement and transformation programmes including those which use improvement science, technology, digital, and data. He leads teams which are supporting improvement and transformation of a number of different clinical areas including diagnostics, urgent, emergency, acute and planned care and is responsible for improving clinical effectiveness.
In his previous role, he provided clinical leadership to London’s health and care system and was a key member of the multiprofessional regional team which led the capital through the COVID-19 pandemic.