November 27


07:30 am - 09:30 am

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The Royal Society

6-9 Carlton House Terrace, London, SW1Y 5AG

London, England, GB, SW1Y 5AG

Public Policy Projects (PPP) is pleased to invite you to our last digital series thought leadership breakfast of 2018 with the Associate Chief Clinical Information Officer of NHS England, Dr Harpreet Sood on “Unlocking the data revolution” kindly sponsored by Privacy Analytics, and IQVIA company.

Following the publication of the Secretary of State’s “vision for a tech driven NHS” we are looking forward to welcoming NHS England’s Associate Chief Clinical Information Officer as he leads the conversation on turning this plan to reality. The data revolution is upon us, and the NHS is facilitating the implementation for the benefit of patients.  This breakfast discussion has been organised to understand the delivery mechanisms and unpick the ethical discussions associated with the data revolution.

Date: Tuesday, November 27th 2018

Time: 7.30am – 9.30am

Location: The Royal Society, 6-9 Carlton House Terrace, London, SW1Y 5AG.

Dr Harpreet Sood

Dr Harpreet Sood is the Associate Chief Clinical Information Officer (CCIO) at NHS England and a doctor at University College Hospital (UCH).

As Associate CCIO, Harpreet is involved in implementing the NHS England technology and digital health strategy, including leading and co-launching the NHS Digital Academy, one of the key initiatives from the strategy. Additionally, Harpreet is involved with the Topol Review, looking at the impact of technology on the workforce as well as developing a code of conduct for data and digital health innovations including artificial intelligence in the NHS.  Harpreet was formerly Senior Fellow to the CEO of NHS England.

Prior to NHS England, Harpreet worked at Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston where he focused on diffusing innovation through complex organisations with the launch of the innovation hub, iHub, service care redesign and researching the impact of health information technology on healthcare. Whilst in Boston, Harpreet also co-founded a digital health start-up in paediatric asthma adherence. Harpreet trained as a clinical doctor at King’s College London and Imperial College Business School and completed a Masters in Public Health (MPH) at Harvard University.

Harpreet sits on the Advisory Board for Digital Health.London and is a Founding Fellow of the Faculty of Clinical Informatics.

Dr Khaled El Emam

Dr. Khaled El Emam is the founder and President of Privacy Analytics, an IQVIA company. As an entrepreneur, Khaled helped found five companies involved with data management and data analytics. He has worked in technical and management positions in academic and business settings in England, Scotland, Germany, Japan, and Canada.

Khaled is also a senior scientist at the Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario (CHEO) Research Institute and Director of the multi-disciplinary Electronic Health Information Laboratory (EHIL) team, conducting academic research on de-identification and re-identification risk. He is a recognized expert in statistical de-identification and re-identification risk measurement. Khaled was one of the first Privacy by Design Ambassadors recognized by the Ontario Information and Privacy Commissioner.  In 2003 and 2004, Khaled was ranked as the top systems and software engineering scholar worldwide by the Journal of Systems and Software based on his research on measurement and quality evaluation and improvement.

A full breakfast will be served.  Please let us know of any dietary requirements.

Please RSVP by Friday 23 November using the link or for any questions please email Managing Director Ben Howlett at or call 020 7839 9305.

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Invitations are strictly by invitation only and non-transferrable.

  • 27 Nov, 2018 07:30 - 09:30 BST
  • The Royal Society 6-9 Carlton House Terrace, London, SW1Y 5AG See map


Dr Harpreet Sood

Associate Chief CIO NHS England

Dr Khaled El Emam

Founder and President of Privacy Analytics

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