I wrote a book chapter for a Springer publication on the importance of trust and transparency in designing machine-learning systems for clinical decision support. Transparency is a major issue for some approaches such as neural nets, but even for those algorithms whose outputs are amenable to inspection, designing the interface to communicate the provenance of […]
As Clinical Product Manager for Mindstrong I lead product development for their healthcare products Health by Mindstrong and Care by Mindstrong. Mindstrong’s technology measures cognitive and emotional function through patterns in the way you type, tap and swipe your smartphone screen. These measures are used both in research, as an endpoint for clinical trials, and in clinical practice to deliver […]
My recent article for UK thinktank Reform, on blockchain and health records. Read the full report here: Blockchain in the NHS.
Despite recent guidance from the FDA on software as a medical device, the path to regulatory approval and clinical adoption for digital diagnostics and therapeutics is as yet relatively unclear. I joined genomic diagnostics company, Karius, as a Product Manager in 2016 to learn about traditional biotech product development, from analytical and clinical validation studies to […]
Exhibition Road in the London Borough of Kensington & Chelsea is home to the some of the world’s greatest museums. But its also part of a recent experiment in urban design, called Shared Space. Along the length of the street, the lines between road and pavement have been dissolved: cars and pedestrians share the same space, […]
Originally published in Tincture A new European research project is building the first device-agnostic digital health platform. It will allow healthcare providers to collect and analyze data from any wearable or smartphone. The wearable technology market has accelerated since the launch of the Pebble watch three years ago. In 2015 alone over 72 million watch […]
RADAR-CNS is a European research consortium dedicated to developing passive, digital detection of relapse in depression, multiple sclerosis and epilepsy. I reported into Prof Matthew Hotopf who leads the program, researching and defining the smartphone and wearable device sensors with a team of leading academics from across the consortium. From the RADAR-CNS website: RADAR-CNS is a […]
OBH Sense360 Outcomes Based Healthcare is the UK’s leading healthcare consultancy dedicated to helping healthcare providers and payers define and measure outcomes for value-based care. I led product development of Sense360, a novel digital tool for measuring health outcomes using passively gathered smartphone sensor data. Health outcomes are currently measured using long, laborious Patient Reported Outcome […]
An abridged version in the Guardian of the King’s Fund article I wrote with Matthew Honeyman, published in January 2016.
My recent article in WIRED Magazine, arguing that we need good design – as well as checklists – to improve patient safety.