Recording available at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3B4GiamqYWs&t=31s
In this webinar, Professor Ahmed discussed emerging technologies on Digital Health and shared his valuable insights and experience as a world-renowned surgeon, innovator, teacher, futurist and virtual reality leader.
Professor Shafi Ahmed is a multi-award-winning cancer surgeon working at The Royal London Hospital. He is faculty at Imperial College, Bart’s Medical School, Queen Mary University, Bradford University, Harvard Medical School and Singularity University where he teaches on innovation and digital transformation.
He is a member of the NHS assembly advising the government. Advisor to the Abu Dhabi government for digital transformation. Ambassador for Vodafone for 5G and connected healthcare for 2020. Cofounder of Medical Realities. Chair of the WebIT Health Summit. A TEDx and international speaker having delivered over 200 keynotes in over 30 countries on innovation, the future of healthcare and digital transformation.
His vision is to merge the world of medicine, global education, and virtual reality. In 2016 he performed the first virtual reality operation which was watched in 140 countries. He is one of the top 20 global influencers in Digital Health and a HIMSS Future50 clinical leader 2020.